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SCHEDULE OF SERVICES DURING

HOLY WEEK, PASHA & BRITE WEEK 2006

(April 1622)

 

 

Passions' Week, Pasha, and Bright Week

 

Confessions in Church, at the end of each Vigil Service

Confessions and Holy Comunion in Great Thursday and Saturday of the Passions, at 8.30 am

Visitations of sick and elderly parishioners (upon families' request), during Passions Week and the week before (16-22 April)

 

Passions Week

 

16 S     () Palm Sunday ( Entrance of our Lord Jesus in Jerusalem

(Fish is allowed)

Divine Liturgy,  at 10:00 am

Fish Lunch Offering (IMO Florica Rotaru)

Bake and Boutique Sale

 

17 M. Beginning of Passions Week

(During Passions Week Father Constantin will make visits to confess and give Holy Communion to the sick and elderly parishioners).

 

19 W. Holy Wednesday

Divine Liturgy of Presanctified Gifts, at 10:00 am

Vigil/ the Sacrament of Holy Unction (at 6:30 pm)

Confessions at the end of holy services

 

20 Th. Holy Thursday

Divine Liturgy of Saint Basil the Great at 10:00 am

Communion of the children/Sanctification of the Holy Pasha

Vigil Service/Liturgy of the 12 Gospels

Confessions at the end of the Vigil Service (at 6:30 pm)

 

21 F. Holy Friday

The Adorning of the Holy Tomb , at 8:00 am

Services of the Holy Hours

The Great Vesper (procession with the Holy Tomb), at 12:30 pm.

Liturgy of the Mourning/church's surrounding procession, at 6.30 pm

Confessions at the end of evening service

 

22 S. Holy Saturday

Confessions for adults, between 8:00-10:00 am

Communion of children/ Preparation of Pasha

Divine Liturgy of Saint Basil the Great at 10:00 am

Holy Sunday of Ressurection

 

23 S. (+) Ressurection of the Lord, Holy Pasha

Divine Liturgy of the Holy Resurrection, at Midnight (Holy Saturday), in Church's yard

Holy Pascal Liturgy, continuing the procession, at 1.00 am

Brotherly Meal, at the end of the Holy Liturgy, at 3.00 am

At 11.00 am Liturgy of the Second Resurrection/The Great Vesper, reading of the Holy Gospel in various foreign languages

Pascal Banquet, at 1.00 pm

 

The Bright Week

24 W. Bright Monday (beginning of the Bright Week, Holy Pasha). Translation of the relics of Saint Athanasius the Great

Divine Liturgy, at 10:00 am

 

25 Tu. Bright Tuesday (Holy Pasha )- Saint Apostle and Evangelist Mark

Divine Liturgy, at 10:00 am

 

26 W. Bright Wednesday

 

27 Th. Bright Thursday

 

28 F. + Bright Friday Life-giving fount of the Mother of God (no fasting)

Divine Liturgy, at 10:00 am

Sanctification of the Holy Water

 

29 S Bright Saturday.

Sanctification of Saint Mary Church - Portland, Oregon

 

30 S Second Sunday after the Holy Pasha (Sunday of Sanint Apostle Thomas)

Divine Liturgy, at 10:00 am

Baptismal (Anaid Popescu)

 


 

The Church's yearly photoalbums

Click here to access the Church photo-albums

 

For Schedule of Services, in Romanian, click here