The Monk Makarii of Oredezhsk
Commemorated on August 9
The Monk Makarii
of Oredezhsk was a student of the Monk Alexander of Svirsk (+ 30 August
1533). He pursued asceticism at the River Oredezha at Lake Ladoga, where he
founded a monastery. He died in the year 1532.
© 1996-2001 by translator Fr. S. Janos.