Schedule of Services

APRIL 2019

  5 Fr. Venerable Nikon, Igumen of the Kiev-Caves Lavra

Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts 10:00 a.m.

  6 Sa. Forefeast of the Annunciation

Divine Liturgy   9:00 a.m.


  7 Su. 4th SUNDAY after Pentecost, Tone 4

ANNUNCIATION  TO THE MOST HOLY THEOTOKOS

Divine Liturgy of St. Basil the Great 10:00 a.m.

Vigil (Saturday evening)   5:00 p.m.

 10 We. Venerable Hilarion the New

Matins & Great Canon of St. Andrew of Crete

(“Standing of St. Mary of Egypt”)   6:00 p.m.

 11 Th. Thursday of the Great Canon

Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts 10:00 a.m.

 12 Fr. Saint John of the Ladder

Liturgy of the Presanctifed Gifts 10:00 a.m.

Matins & Akathist to the Mother of God   6:00 p.m.

 13 Sa. Praises of the Most Holy Theotokos

Divine Liturgy   9:00 a.m.


 14 Su. 5th SUNDAY after Pentecost, Tone 5

Venerable Mary of Egypt

Divine Liturgy of St. Basil the Great 10:00 a.m.

Vigil (Saturday evening)   5:00 p.m.

 17 We. Venerable Joseph the Hymnographer

Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts   6:00 p.m.

19 Fr. Saint Eutychius, Archbishop of Constantinople

Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts 10:00 a.m.

20 Sa. Lazarus Saturday – The raising of righteous Lazarus

Divine Liturgy   9:00 a.m.


21 Su. THE LORD’S ENTRANCE INTO JERUSALEM

Divine Liturgy 10:00 a.m.

Vigil (Saturday evening)   5:00 p.m.

24 We. Great Wednesday

Liturgy of the Presanctified  Gifts 10:00 a.m.

Mystery of Holy Unction   6:00 p.m.

25 Th. Great Thursday

Vespers & Divine Liturgy of St. Basil  the Great 10:00 a.m.

Matins & the 12 Passion Gospels   6:00 p.m.

26 Fr. Great Friday

Royal Hours   8:00 a.m.

Vespers and carrying-out of the Shroud   2:00 p.m.

Matins, “Order of Burial” & Procession   6:00 p.m.

27 Sa. Great Saturday

Vespers & Divine Liturgy of St. Basil the Great   9:00 a.m.

Blessing of Paschal Baskets 12:00 p.m.

Nocturns before the Shroud 11:30 p.m.


28 Su. P A S C H A!  THE BRIGHT RESURRECTION OF CHRIST

Procession, Bright Matins, Paschal Divine 

Liturgy & Blessing of Easter Baskets Midnight

Paschal Vespers & Blessing of Easter Baskets 12:00 p.m.

29 Mo. Bright Monday

Paschal Matins   9:00 a.m.

Paschal Divine Liturgy 10:00 a.m.

Paschal Vespers   5:00 p.m.

30 Tu. Bright Tuesday

Paschal Vespers   5:00 p.m.


Blessing of Paschal (Easter) Baskets – 2019

April 27 (Great Saturday:  12:00 noon

April 28 (Pascha):  After the Paschal Liturgy (app. 3:00 a.m.) and 

after the Paschal Vespers (12:00 noon)