Holy Cross Orthodox Monastery - Niagara Falls, New York
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BarbershopDru
N 43° 05.712 W 079° 00.997
17T E 661414 N 4773295
Quick Description: A local example of an Orthodox Church.
Location: New York, United States
Date Posted: 4/18/2008 4:43:49 PM
Waymark Code: WM3M0T
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 83

Long Description:
Holy Cross Orthodox Monastery was established in the year 2005 by Archimandrite Nicholas (Iuhos), with the blessing of His Beatitude, Metropolitan Herman; it is the former Holy Trinity Russian Orthodox Church (established in 1959), located at 3920 Pine Ave, Niagara Falls, New York 14301, established in 1951. The monastery is located on the main road which connects Thruway I-90 to Downtown Niagara Falls. As you know, in the city of Niagara Falls is located one of the greatest attractions and one of the seven wonders of the world, visited by 12 million tourists on the American side and 20 million on the Canadian side. Since 1812 tourists have been visiting Niagara Falls.
Type of Orthodox Church: Eastern

Type of Building: Monastery

Status of Building: Actively in use for worship

Date of organization: 01/01/2005

Date of building construction: 01/01/1959

Diocese: Diocese of Washington and New York

3920 Pine Ave
Niagara Falls, NY USA

Relevant Website: [Web Link]

Associated Icons, Reliefs, art, etc.: Not listed

Archdiocese: Not listed

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