Announcement from Metropolitan Ephraim
- On Saturday, May 26/June 8, 2002, Rev. Archimandrite Anastasios
Kihali was received into our church by Metropolitan Ephraim of Boston
at Holy Transfiguration Monastery where he served the Liturgy with
the other monastic clergy and Father Christos Constantinou. On
Sunday, May 27/June 9, he served with many of our other clergy at
Ipswich for the Feast Day of Saint John the Russian. Father
Anastasios is a May 2002 graduate of Holy Cross Theological Seminary.
He will be staying at Holy Transfiguration Monastery to learn the
monastic typicon, and he hopes to return to his homeland of Kenya in
due time to assist in the strengthening of the small monastic
brotherhood he has there.