== Biography ==
Matthew Craig Steenberg was born in 1978
. He was [[ordination|ordained]] a [[deacon]] on [[August 15]]/[[August 28]](os), 2007 in London by [[Bishop]] [[Elisey (Ganaba) of Sourozh|Elisey of Bogorodsk]]. He served as deacon for the [[Diocese of Sourozh]].
tonsure]] d a [[ monk]] on [[ February 23]]/[[ March 8]](os), 2010 with the name [[ Irenaeus]].
Dcn. Irenaeus was ordained a [[ priest]] on [[ March 1]]/[[March 14]](os), 2010 in San Francisco, by [[Archbishop]] [[Kyrill (Dmitrieff) of San Francisco|Kyrill of San Francisco and Western America]] .
He was elevated to [[Archimandrite]] on [[August 13]]/[[August 26]](os), 2011.
* To see the cross universally: Images of the cross in the Old Testament
* Prayer as the act from which all good comes