Monthly Calendar of Sacred Services

ECCLESIASTICAL CALENDAR

 

 

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Ecclesiastical Calendar

April 2016 Ecclesiastical Calendar

 

Friday, April 1st              3rd Salutations to the Theotokos at 6:30pm

 

Sunday, April 3rd                             Sunday of the Holy Cross

Nikitas the Confessor                               9:00am Orthros

Joseph the Hymnographer                       10:00am Divine Liturgy

 

Monday, April 4th                           Compline Service at 6:00pm

 

Wednesday, April 6th                     Presanctified Liturgy at 10:00am

Eutychios, Patriarch of Constantinople – Methodius Enlightener of Slavs

 

Friday, April 8th              4th Salutations to the Theotokos at 6:30pm

 

Sunday, April 10th                          Sunday of St. John Climacus

Terence & his Companions                               9:00am Orthros

Gregory V, Patriarch of Constantinople            10:00am Divine Liturgy

 

Monday, April 11th                         Compline Service at 6:00pm

 

Wednesday, April 13th                   Presanctified Liturgy at 6:00pm

Martin, Pope of Rome

 

Friday, April 15th                            The Akathist Hymn at 6:30pm

 

Sunday, April 17th                          Sunday of St. Mary of Egypt

Symeon, Bishop of Persia                        9:00am Orthros

Makarios, Bishop of Corinth                     10:00am Divine Liturgy

 

Monday, April 18th                         Compline Service at 6:00pm

 

Wednesday, April 20th                   Presanctified Liturgy at 10:00am

Theodore the Trichinas – Zacchaeus of Caesaria

 

 

Saturday, April 23rd                       The Saturday of Lazarus

9:00am Orthros and 10:00am Divine Liturgy

All children are invited to fold palms for Palm Sunday

 

 

Sunday, April 24th                          Palm Sunday, Entry into Jerusalem

Elizabeth the Wonderworker                    9:00am Orthros

Savvas the General of Rome                   10:00am Divine Liturgy

 

HOLY WEEK BEGINS SUNDAY EVENING

 

Sunday Evening, April 24th           Bridegroom/Nymphios Service at 7:00pm

 

Monday, April 25th                 GREAT & HOLY MONDAY

Presanctified Liturgy at 10:00am

Bridegroom/Nymphios Service 7:00pm

 

Tuesday, April 26th                GREAT & HOLY TUESDAY

Pre-Sanctified Liturgy 10:00 am

 

Hymn of Kassiani          Bridegroom/Nymphios Service 7:00pm

 

 

Wednesday, April 27th           GREAT & HOLY WEDNESDAY

Pre-Sanctified Liturgy 10:00 am

Holy Unction Early Service 4:00 pm

Sacrament of Holy Unction 7:00pm

 

 

 

Thursday morning April 28th  

Vesperal Divine Liturgy of St. Basil     9:00am

 

Thursday evening, April 28th                GREAT & HOLY THURSDAY

12 Gospels                      Holy Passion Service 7:00 pm

 

Friday, April 29th                     HOLY FRIDAY    Royal Hours 10:00 am

Taking down Christ from Cross       Apokathelosis 3:00 pm

Service of the Lamentations & Procession of Epitaphio 7:00pm

 

Saturday, April 30th                HOLY SATURDAY MORNING

Vesperal Divine Liturgy of St. Basil 10:00am

 

GREAT and HOLY PASCHA

Saturday evening, April 30th, into Sunday morning

Paschal Vigil 11:00 pm

ANASTASIS/RESURRECTION SERVICE-12:00 Midnight

Divine Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom follows

 

Sunday, May 1st             EASTER SUNDAY MORNING

Vespers Agape Service 11:00 am

EASTER EGG HUNT FOR CHILDREN