Schedule of Church Services

 

2 March, Saturday: Saturday of Souls (commemoration of the dead, аԥсцәа рсабша)
7.00am – Matins
8.30am – Divine Liturgy
10.00am – Requiem for the dead
4.00pm – Vespers, Confession

3 March, Sunday: Myasopustnaya (Abh. Акәацфара амҽыш), about the Last Judgment
7.00am – Matins
9.00am – Divine Liturgy

* From 4 to 10 March the fast on Wednesday and Friday is canceled

9 March, Saturday:
4.00pm – Vespers

10 марта, воскресенье: 10 March, Sunday: Shrove Sunday (Ацқьашә аԥҟара)
7.00am – Matins
9.00am – Divine Liturgy. Zagovhenya on Lent.

* On the 1st week of Great Lent, from 11 March to 15 March, the monastery is closed

1st week of Great Lent

11 March: the beginning of Lent, Pure Monday (греч. Καθαρά Δευτέρα, абх. Хәажәкыра)

16 March, Saturday: St. Theodore of Amasea (Аиҭар иныҳәа)
7.00am – Matins
8.30am – Divine Liturgy (after the Liturgy, consecration of coliva).
5.00pm – Vespers, Confession

17 March, Sunday: Triumph of Orthodoxy
7.00am – Matins
9.00am – Divine Liturgy of St. Basil the Great
11.00am – Litany

2nd week of Great Lent

20 March, Wednesday:
5.00pm – Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts

22 March, Friday:
5.00pm – Akathist to the Most Holy Theotokos

23 March, Saturday:
5.00pm – Vespers, confession

24 March, Sunday of St.Gregory Palamas
24 March, Sunday: of St. Gregory Palamas
7.00am – Matins
9.00am – Divine Liturgy of St. Basil the Great

3rd week of Great Lent

27 March, Wednesday:
5.00pm – Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts

29 March, Friday:
5.00pm – Akathist to the Most Holy Theotokos

30 March, Saturday:
5.00pm – Vespers, Confession

31 March, Sunday:
7.00am – Matins
9.00am – Divine Liturgy of St. Basil the Great