The Monk Evthymii of Syanzhemsk and Vologda
Commemorated on January 20, April 11
The Monk Evthymii
of Syanzhemsk and Vologda – was born in Vologda, and took monastic vows at
the Saviour-Stone monastery at Lake Kuben. For some time he lived in a solitary
cell on the River Kuben, and then gave over the place to the Monk Alexandr of
Kushtsk and moved to Syanzhem, where he founded the Voznesenie / Ascension
monastery and became its hegumen.
© 1996-2001 by translator Fr. S. Janos.