OCA The Monks of New Skete (Cambridge NY)

The Monks of New Skete are a monastic community of the Orthodox Church in America (OCA). The skete is a stavrophegial institution under the omophorion of the OCA metropolitan.

New Skete was founded in 1966 by Fr. Laurence Mancuso. Fr. Laurence led the monastery until 2000.

The skete is nationally know breeding, raising and training German shepherds.