Holy Week Schedule 2015

Holy Monday April 6th, Forefeast of the Annunciation
7:30pm – Bridegroom Matins

Holy Tuesday April 7th, The Feast of the Annunciation
9:00am – Lenten Hours, Typika, & Vesperal Divine Liturgy of the Annunciation
7:30pm – Bridegroom Matins

Holy Wednesday April 8th
6:00pm – Office of the Holy Oil (Holy Unction)

Holy Thursday April 9th
9:00am – Lenten Matins
10:00am – Vesperal Divine Liturgy of St. Basil the Great
6:00pm – The Office of the Holy Passion of our Lord Jesus Christ (The Twelve Gospels) at St Mary’s

Holy Friday April 10th
(note: Church open between services)
9:00am – Royal Hours: 1st & 3rd
3:00pm – Royal Hours: 6th, 9th, Typica
6:00pm – Vespers for Holy Friday with Epitaphion
9:00pm – Lamentation Matins of Holy Saturday

Holy Saturday April 11th
9:00am – Hours & Typica
10:00am – Baptisms & Vesperal Liturgy of St Basil followed by light meal
8:30pm – Reading Acts of the Apostles
11:00pm – Midnight office and Procession (outside starting around 11:30pm)

Sunday April 12th, Great & Holy Pascha!
12:00 midnight – Resurrection Matins followed by Paschal Divine Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom (starting around 1:00am),
followed by the blessing of Pascha Baskets & a Feast!
2:00pm – Agape Vespers with the reading of the Gospel in many languages,
followed by fellowship time