Schedule of Church Services (April 22-28)

Holy Week and Easter Day

24 April: Holy Wednesday
5.00pm – Sacrament of Anointing of the sick, then Confession

25 April: Holy Thursday. Memories of the Last Supper
9.00am – Vespers with Liturgy of St. Basil the Great
6.00pm – Matins with reading of 12 Passion Gospels

26 April: Holy Friday
09.00am – Canonical Hours
2.00pm – Vespers, presentation of shroud
6.00pm – Matins and procession with the shroud around the church (burial of the shroud)

27 April: Holy Saturday
9.00am – Canonical Hours, Vespers with Liturgy of St. Basil the Great
9.00pm – Confession (in the church of St. Andrew)
11.00pm – Beginning of the Easter service (in the Cathedral of St. Panteleimon)
12.00pm – Religious procession around the cathedral, Easter matins and Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom

28 April: Resurrection of Christ (Easter Day)
5.00pm – Great Vespers (Vespers of Love) with reading of the Gospel in different languages