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Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America

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Holy Week Schedule

Holy Week Schedule

Holy Week & Pascha Schedule   Service Date Time 1st Bridegroom Service Sunday April 24th 7.00 pm 2nd  Bridegroom Service Monday April 25th 7.00 pm 2nd  Bridegroom Service Tuesday April 26th 7.00 pm Holy Unction Wednesday, April 27th 7.00 pm Holy Thursday Liturgy of St. Basil Thursday, April 28th 9.30 am   12 Passion Gospels Thursday, […]

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  April 22, 2016   No comments
The Holy Week: A Liturgical Explanation

The Holy Week: A Liturgical Explanation

A LITURGICAL EXPLANATION OF HOLY WEEK The Very Rev. Alexander Schmemann   LAZARUS SATURDAY The Beginning of the Cross: Saturday of Lazarus "Having fulfilled Forty Days... we ask to see the Holy Week of Thy Passion."With these words sung at Vespers of Friday, Lent comes to its end and we enter into the annual commemoration [...]   Continue Reading
  April 22, 2016   No comments