Tonsuring of Rassaphore Monk Peter

On May 31st, n.s. (18th o.s.) our Novice Peter was tonsured to the riassa and given the name Peter after the Venerable St. Peter of Athos (734).

Pictured above are Reader Gabriel, Hieromonk Paul, Abbot Tryphon, Monk Martin and newly tonsured Rassaphore Monk Peter.

Abbot Tryphon with newly tonsured Rassophore Monk Peter.