A Traditional Orthodox Christian Monastery in Cobleskill, New York
A selection of chant, readings & sermons
Listen to samples of Saint John of San Francisco Orthodox Monastery’s chanting, spiritual readings covering trials and afflictions, on watchfulness, purity of heart, and more. Listen to them on our audio listings page. Live streaming of our services can now be found on the Orthodox tradition site.
Learn about the Saint John’s Monastery
With links to the Holy Mountain of Athos, the brotherhood of the monastery seeks to preserve the authentic tradition of Athonite monasticism––a life of repentance accompanied by the acquisition of God-pleasing virtue and illumination. Illumination then leads to the ultimate goal of deification or “Theosis”, a “oneness” with God. Read more.
Saint John of San Francisco Orthodox Monastery News