Holy Week (9-15 April)

Services for the week commencing Sunday 8 April.

Sunday 8 April
9.00 am Midnight Office, 3rd Hour & 6th Hour
Typica & Entreaty

 

And commencing Holy Week…

Monday
7.00am Great Compline, Bridegroom Matins & 1st Hour
11.30am 3rd Hour, 6th Hour, 9th Hour
4.00pm Typica, Great Vespers, & Midnight Office

 

Tuesday
7.00am Great Compline, Bridegroom Matins & 1st Hour
11.30am 3rd Hour, 6th Hour, 9th Hour
4.00pm Typica, Great Vespers, & Midnight Office

 

Wednesday
7.00am Small Compline, Bridegroom Matins & 1st Hour
11.30am 3rd Hour, 6th Hour, 9th Hour
4.00pm Typica, Great Vespers, & Midnight Office

 

Thursday
7.00am Small Compline, Bridegroom Matins & 1st Hour
7.00pm Matins of the Passion by anticipation for Friday
[Reading of the 12 Gospels]

 

Holy Friday (or Good Friday)
9:00 am Great Hours
3:00 pm Vespers, Small Compline,
Deposition of Christ & Exposition of the Shroud (Epitafios)
7:00 pm Matins of Holy Saturday by anticipation for Saturday

 

Great Saturday
10.45pm Reading of the Acts of the Apostles
11.00pm Midnight Office – Recession of the Shroud (Epitafios)
midnight Holy Pascha through into Sunday morning
Resurrection Matins, Paschal Hours, & Typica

 

Resurrection Sunday 15 April
Holy Pascha begins at midnight Saturday and finishes at about 2.30am. All are welcome to join the festal meal following, and to proclaim with the Church that Christ is Risen! Truly He is Risen!