2019 Holy Week Schedule

Holy Week Schedule / Lazaros Saturday to Pascha 2019

Sat.  April 20              Saturday of Lazaros / Church School Communion

                                      8:15 am – Orthros                                             

                                      9:20 am – Forgiveness Prayers

                                      9:30 am – Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom

                                                               

Sun.  April 21                Palm Sunday / Entrance to Jerusalem

                                         8:15 am – Orthros

                                         9:20 am – Forgiveness Prayers

                                         9:30 am – Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom - distribution of Palms

 

Sunday Evening:           7:00 pm – 8:15 pm – Nymphios Service

 

Mon.  April 22              

7:00 pm – 8:30 pm – Nymphios Service/Forgiveness Prayers afterwards

 

Tues.  April 23              

7:00 pm – 8:45 pm – Nymphios Service/Forgiveness Prayers afterwards

 

Wed.  April 24               The Sacrament of Holy Oil (Euchailion)

                                         4:00 pm – 5:15 pm – Followed by anointing

                                                      (especially for family’s w/children)

                                         7:00 pm – 8:45 pm – Nymphios service – Followed by anointing

 

Thurs.  April 25              Commemoration of the Mystical Supper

                                          7:00 am – 8:30 am – Vesper / Liturgy of St. Basil

                          Communion to be distributed within the proper context of the liturgy

 

                                        THE PASSION OF OUR LORD / SERVICE OF THE CRUCIFIXION

(Thursday Evening)     7:00 pm – 10:00 pm Reading of the 12 Gospel Narratives

                                                 And Procession of the Crucifixion

Fri.  April 26                 

Holy and Great Friday

10:00 am – 11:45 am – Service of the Royal Hours (Teens as Readers)

                     Simultaneously the decoration of the Tomb                                                              

4:00 pm – 5:15 pm – Service of the Descent from the Cross

7:30 pm – 10:30 pm – Service of the Lamentations w/Procession of the Epitafios






Sat.  April 27
                 Holy & Great Saturday / Discovery of the Empty Tomb

9:00 am – 10:45 am – Vesper / Liturgy of St. Basil

                         Communion will be distributed within the proper context of the liturgy

 

11:00 pm – Chanting of the Paschal Canon

 Please arrive early giving yourself time to park your car and enter the Church which

 will take extra time due to the large number of people who normally attend.

11:45 pm – 2:15 am – Paschal Orthros & Resurrection Liturgy







Sun.  April 28
               Holy Pascha (Easter Sunday)

Noon – 1:00 pm – Agape Vesper  (Gospel Read in Various languages of the World)

                                                Children’s Easter Egg Hunt follows at 1:00pm