There’s A Monastery Hidden In The High Desert In Arizona And You’ll Want To Visit

Most people in Arizona don’t know about the spiritual oasis located in the high desert. It’s a monastery whose residents live the Angelic life and create their own sources of income. Take a peek inside St. Paisius Monastery below and discover a bit of the charm of this Orthodox monastery.

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St. Paisius Monastery is located at 10250 Sky Blue Rd., Safford, AZ 85546. Their services, bookstore and grounds are open to the public seven days a week. Learn more on their official website.

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