St. Raphael, as a bishop, and the faithful, celebrating
the blessing of the grounds for St. Tikhon of Zadonsk Monastery.
July 31, 1905
Between the two center pillars, from left to
right, St. Raphael of Brooklyn, St. Tikhon of North America,
and Bishop Innokenty, at the dedication of the monastery. Exactly
ninety-four years later, less a day, St. Raphael was glorified
on this same property.
May 30, 1906.
St. Raphael, as bishop, at the center, in the white,
at the dedication of St. Tikhon's Orphanage and Monastery.