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Shrine Mont

Shrine Mont Parish Weekend 

Mark your calendar now! October 14 - 16, 2022


Please join us for a weekend away in the Shenandoah Mountains

to relax, refresh, pray and play!


What Is Shrine Mont? It’s…

a place to get away, nestled in the Shenandoah mountains.

a place for hiking, relaxing, bonfires, and fellowship.

a place to be active or quiet.

a place to get to know other parishioners and to rekindle friendships.

a place for worship of God under the highest ceiling of any cathedral in the world.

a place for children of God of all ages! A place for singles, couples, and families.

Shrine Mont is in Orkney Springs, VA off the Mt Jackson exit of I-81. It is approximately 2 hours from Fairfax County. A weekend schedule of activities, suggested packing list and directions to Shrine Mont will be distributed prior to the weekend.

If you have questions, comments or ideas for our weekend together, please contact Mother Carey Connors (revcareyconnors@gmail.com, 540-220-4593) or Nina Miller (sccparsha@gmail.com, 703-451-1088).

Officially, Shrine Mont is the Cathedral Shrine of the Transfiguration, and a Conference Center of the Episcopal Diocese of Virginia.  The outdoor stone shrine is actually the Cathedral of the Diocese of Virginia.  For a history of the Virginia House, the original hotel built in 1850, click here:  http://www.shrinemont.com/v.php?pg=29

Where is Shrine Mont?

Shrine Mont is located in Orkney Springs, VA about 13 miles west of I-81 near Mt. Jackson, VA, north of Harrisonburg.  It is about one mountain from the West Virginia border.  Click here for map: http://www.shrinemont.com/v.php?pg=5