Sign the Petition to preserve St Anthony’s Monastery in Arizona!

This was posted over at Pravoslavie, and is rapidly spreading via Facebook. Please sign the petition and share with your network on FB, Twitter and elsewhere…

PETITION TO PRESERVE THE SACRED GROUNDS OF SAINT ANTHONY’S GREEK ORTHODOX MONASTERY

St Anthony Monastery - Elder Ephraim Inset

A page entitled “Preserve the Sacred Grounds of Saint Anthony’s Monastery” has appeared on Facebook, calling attention to the proposed construction of over 200 new houses in the immediate area of the monastery which would greatly disrupt the quietude of this spiritual center, founded by and the home of the Athonite elder Ephraim, former abbot of Philotheou. A petition has also been started, which can be signed here.
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