Abbot Tryphon

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About me

Gender MALE
Industry Religion
Occupation Abbot of Monastery
Location Vashon Island, WA, United States
Introduction I am an Orthodox Christian monk, raised Lutheran of Norwegian heritage. I've been a monk for almost thirty years. I am the co-founder and abbot of All-Merciful Saviour Monastery on Vashon Island, WA
Interests Living the evangelical life of Orthodox monasticism in witness to the salvific truth of the Gospels of Our Lord God and Savour Jesus Christ.
Favorite Movies Ostrov (Остров) Gone With the Wind The Color Purple
Favorite Music Byzantine and Znamenny chant. Country Western Celtic J.S.Bach
Favorite Books Anything by Metropolitan Hierotheos of Nafpaktos The writings of Saint Theophan the Recuse The writings of Prof. John Romanides