Schedule of Easter and Passion Week Services

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Saturday, April 12, 2014

Lazarus Saturday. Divine Liturgy will commence at 10:00 a.m. After the service, we will bless the willows and have тхе procession about the church, followed by a program prepared by the children of the Serbian Sunday School.

Saturday Evening: Vespers will start at 6:00 p.m. Following the service, a lecture and a book presentation will be held on “Chronicles of the Renewed Crucifixion of Kosovo”. The book is a dairy of the Metropolitan of Montenegro Amfilohije, and contains information of Serbian suffering in Kosovo and Metohija, from March 1999 to December 2000. The book will be presented by Dr. Nicholas Grove and Very Rev. Raomir Nikcevic, priest of Herceg Novi who traveled the region with Metropolitan Amfilohije.

Sunday, April 13, 2014
Palm Sunday. Divine Liturgy will begin at 10:30 a.m., followed by a program prepared by the children of the Serbian Sunday School.

PASSION WEEK SERVICES:

Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Great Wednesday. Holy Sacrament of Unction will commence at 6:00 p.m. This service is for the sick, but on Great Wednesdays, it is served for all faithful by seven priests. Local priests will take part in this solemn service.

Thursday, April 17, 2014
Great Thursday. Divine Liturgy will start at 10:00 a.m. Communion for those who desire will be available during this service.

Vigil will be held on Thursday evening. The reading of 12 Passion Gospels will commence at 6:00 p.m. There will be no Communion.

Friday, April 18, 2014
Good Friday. Reading of the Royal Hours will begin at 10:00 a.m. There will be no Communion.

Friday Evening: Burial of the Lord and Procession with the Shroud (Plastanitsa). There will be no Communion.

Saturday, April 19, 2014
Divine Liturgy will begin at 10:00 a.m. Communion for those who desire, will be available at this service.  After the service, children will take part in traditional Easter egg coloring. We ask the families to bring about a dozen hard boiled eggs.

RESURRECTION SERVICES:

Saturday Evening, April 19, 2014
Resurrection Matins with the procession will start at 10:00 p.m. There will be no Communion.

Sunday, April 20, 2014
EASTER! Divine Liturgy will commence at 10:30 a.m. All faithful, who desire to receive Holy Communion on Easter Day, please, come for the Confession before 10:00 a.m. After the service, luncheon will be served at the Parish Hall.

Monday, April 21, and Tuesday, April 22, 2014
The Resurrection service will be served at 10:00 a.m.

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