The Monk Elisei of Sumsk

Commemorated on June 14

      The Monk Elisei of Sumsk took monastic vows at the Solovetsk monastery. He was occupied with the plaiting of fishing nets. Before death he became a schemamonk. In 1688 miracles began from the grave of the monk, resting beneathe a crypt in the Nikol'sk church of the city of Suma, Archangel'sk diocese.

1996-2001 by translator Fr. S. Janos.

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