Holy Assumption Monastery
Orthodox Church in America

An Orthodox Christian Monastery for Women

From its home on the banks of the Napa River in Calistoga, California, Holy Assumption Monastery welcomes faithful pilgrims and visitors of all backgrounds.

Please use our website to learn about our community, explore Orthodox Christianity and its monastic tradition, and find out about events at the monastery.

Holy Assumption Monastery is part of the Orthodox Church in America's Diocese of San Francisco and the West, under the omophorion of His Eminence, Archbishop BENJAMIN.


Location Change for Weds. 3/22 Pre-Sanctified Liturgy

The 6:00 pm Pre-Sanctified Liturgy scheduled for Wednesday 3/22/17 will be held at Holy Assumption Monastery instead of at St. Symeon Parish.  Please join us!

What's New
03/13/17March 2017 Newsletter -

The monastery's March 2017 newsletter is available! Read Mother Melania's monthly reflection and other updates. The monthly calendar may be viewed on the last page of the newsletter, or by checking our online calendar, here.