Monastery of the Glorious Ascension (Resaca, Georgia)

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The '''Monastery of the Glorious Ascension''' is a cenobitic institution under the jurisdiction of the Patriarch of Jerusalem, [[Church of Jerusalem]].
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The '''Monastery of the Glorious Ascension (Resaca, George)''' is a [[cenobitic]] [[monastery]] under the [[Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Jerusalem in North and South America]].
  
The Monastery, popularly known as ‘Ascension Monastery’, is located in Resaca, Georgia, about sixty miles northwest of Atlanta along I75. The Monastery was founded in 1966 and was received into the Orthodox Church in August 1977.  In 2002, the Brotherhood was received into the Patriarchate of Jerusalem and made part of the Brotherhood of the Holy Sepulchre, which is the Brotherhood from Saint Savvas’ Monastery in the Judean Desert that is responsible for maintaining and protecting the Holy Sepulchre and other Holy Sites and Shrines in the Holy Land.
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The monastery, popularly known as ''Ascension Monastery'', is located in Resaca, Georgia, about sixty miles northwest of Atlanta along I-75. The monastery was founded in 1966 and was received into the [[Orthodox Church in America]] in August 1977, eventually breaking with the OCA and coming under the [[Russian Orthodox Church Outside Russia]] (ROCOR).  In 2002, the Brotherhood was received into the Patriarchate of Jerusalem from the [[ROCOR]] and made part of the [[Brotherhood of the Holy Sepulchre]], which is the Brotherhood from Saint Savvas' Monastery in the Judean Desert that is responsible for maintaining and protecting the [[Church of the Holy Sepulchre (Jerusalem)|Church of the Holy Sepulchre]] and other holy sites and shrines in the Holy Land.
 
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The Monastery, also, supports the Saint Andry Rublev Guild that conducts iconography workshops at the Monastery.
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The monastery also supports the Saint Andrei Rublev Guild that conducts [[iconography]] workshops at the monastery.
  
 
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Revision as of 13:08, June 18, 2005

The Monastery of the Glorious Ascension (Resaca, George) is a cenobitic monastery under the Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Jerusalem in North and South America.

The monastery, popularly known as Ascension Monastery, is located in Resaca, Georgia, about sixty miles northwest of Atlanta along I-75. The monastery was founded in 1966 and was received into the Orthodox Church in America in August 1977, eventually breaking with the OCA and coming under the Russian Orthodox Church Outside Russia (ROCOR). In 2002, the Brotherhood was received into the Patriarchate of Jerusalem from the ROCOR and made part of the Brotherhood of the Holy Sepulchre, which is the Brotherhood from Saint Savvas' Monastery in the Judean Desert that is responsible for maintaining and protecting the Church of the Holy Sepulchre and other holy sites and shrines in the Holy Land.

The monastery also supports the Saint Andrei Rublev Guild that conducts iconography workshops at the monastery.

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