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Worship

WORSHIP SCHEDULE 

Saturday and Sunday Orthros and Divine Liturgy  start at 9:45AM
Weekday Orthros and Divine Liturgy starts at 9:45AM 
Vespers for Major Feast days are indicated in the Worship Schedule and start at 6:00PM

 

SERVICES THIS MONTH

George the Great Martyr and Triumphant, 10:00 AM
Thursday, April 23, 2020  (Online Streaming Only)
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Renewal Friday: Theotokos of the Life-giving Spring, 10:00 AM
Friday, April 24, 2020 (Online Streaming Only)

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Sunday After Pascha (Thomas Sunday)
April 26, 2020 (Morning Live Streaming) 9:45 AM
Divine Liturgy of Saint John Chrysostom.
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Due to the COVID-19 Coronavirus crisis,
all other activities of our Cathedral have been suspended.

We will broadcast all services LIVE via our YouTube channel.

(Click here to view HOLY WEEK Online Streaming Worship Schedule)

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Orthros Services:

Holy Week 2020

Online Streaming Worship Schedule

ENGLISH          GREEK

(Please click below to view the Bilingual Service Booklets of your choice)

TRIODION

THE GREAT LENTEN HOURS

  • SUNDAY OF THE PUBLICAN AND PHARISEE
  • SUNDAY OF THE PRODIGAL SON
  • 1st Saturday of the Souls “Commemoration of all Orthodox Christians who have fallen asleep”
  • MEAT-FARE SUNDAY
  • Cheese-Fare Saturday (2nd Saturday of the Souls) “The Commemoration of all Righteous Ascetics”
  • CHEESE-FARE SUNDAY

GREAT AND HOLY LENTEN PERIOD

THE GREAT AND HOLY WEEK 

Orthros of Saturday of Lazarus
Orthros and Divine Liturgy of Palm Sunday

THE ROYAL SERVICE (THE ORDINARY FOR ALL BRIDEGROOM SERVICES)

PALM SUNDAY EVENING (Orthros of Holy Monday)
First Bridegroom Service (Nymphios)

HOLY MONDAY EVENING (Orthros of Holy Tuesday)
Second Bridegroom Service (Nymphios)

HOLY TUESDAY EVENING (Orthros of Holy Wednesday)
Third Bridegroom Service (Nymphios)

HOLY WEDNESDAY EVENING
Vespers and Pre-Sanctified Liturgy -No Vespers today (only 3:oo Pm Holy Unction service and Fourth Bridegroom service at 6:30PM)
The Sacrament of Holy Unction
Fourth Bridegroom Service (Niptiras Service)

HOLY THURSDAY
Thursday Morning: Vespers and Divine Liturgy of Saint Basil the Great
Thursday Evening: Orthros of the Holy Passion

HOLY AND GREAT FRIDAY
Friday Morning: Great Hours and Vespers of the Apokathelosis
Friday Evening: Orthros of the Burial and the Lamentations

HOLY AND GREAT SATURDAY
Saturday morning: Vespers of the Resurrection and Divine Liturgy of Saint Basil the Great
Saturday evening: (see PENTECOSTARION below)

AGAPI SERVICE

PENTECOSTARION

SUNDAY OF THE GREAT AND HOLY PASCHA (EASTER SUNDAY)
The Service of the Resurrection and the Orthros with the Divine Liturgy of Saint John Chrysostom

SUNDAY OF ANTIPASCHA
The Opening of the (every week recirculating) Feast of Resurrection of Christ and the Feast of Apostle Thomas’ livesaving confession.

THIRD SUNDAY FROM PASCHA
Of the Holy Myrrh-Bearing Women, of Joseph of Aremathaea and the Night Student of Christ, Nicodemos.

FOURTH SUNDAY FROM PASCHA
We remember the Paralytic, and celebrate the miracle worked on him by Christ our God.

The Feast of Mid-Pentecost

FIFTH SUNDAY FROM PASCHA
The Feast of the Samaritan Woman to whom Christ confesses Him as the Messiah.

SIXTH SUNDAY FROM PASCHA
The miracle of healing performed by Christ on the man born blind.

THE ASCENSION OF OUR LORD AND GOD AND SAVIOUR JESUS CHRIST

SEVENTH SUNDAY FROM PASCHA
Of the three hundred eighteen Godbearing Fathers of the First Ecumenical Synod (325 AD) in Nicaea.

Saturday before Pentecost (Of the Souls)

EIGHTH SUNDAY FROM PASCHA (THE FEAST OF PENTECOST)
The Orthros Service of Pentecost & The Service of the Kneeling Vesper

Monday after Pentecost. (OF THE HOLY SPIRIT)

SUNDAY OF ALL SAINTS

THE SIX-PSALM READING (The Orthros Ordinary)

SUNDAY AND OTHER FEAST-DAY SERVICES OF THE YEAR 

September
1st Indiction i.e. The Beginning of the Ecclesiastical New Year
8th The Nativity of Our Most Holy Lady Theotokos and Ever-Virgin Mary
14th The Universal Exaltation of the Venerable and Life-Giving Cross

October
26th Saint Demetrios the Great Martyr and Myrrh-Bearer
28th THE LIGHT-BEARING AND HOLY PROTECTION OF THE ALL HOLY THEOTOKOS AND EVER-VIRGIN MARY

November
8th Synaxis of the Archangels Michael and Gabriel, and the other Bodiless Powers
9th Saint Nektarios Metropolitan of Pentapolis the Wonderworker
13th Saint John Chrysostom Archbishop of Constantinople
21st The Entrance of the Most-Holy Theotokos and Virgin Mary into the Temple
30th Andrew the First-Called Apostle

December

4th Barbara the Great-Martyr (†306)
6th Nicholas, Archbishop of Myra in Lycia the Wonderworker (†330)
15th Saint Elevtherios the Wonderworker

THE NATIVITY OF OUR LORD AND SAVIOUR JESUS CHRIST (CHRISTMAS)
24th The Great and Royal Hours of Christmas & Vesper and Liturgy of Saint Basil the Great
25th Matins and Divine Liturgy of Christmas

January

1st THE CIRCUMCISION OF OUR LORD JESUS CHRIST and Feast Day of Saint Basil the Great Archbishop of Ceasaria in Cappadocia (†379)
6th THE HOLY EPIPHANY-THEOPHANY OF OUR LORD AND GOD AND SAVIOR JESUS CHRIST
7th The Honorable Glorious Prophet and Forerunner John the Baptist
30th The Holy Three Hierarchs (Basil the Great, Gregory the Theologian and John Chrysostom)

February

2nd THE FEAST OF THE MEETING (i.e. THE PRESENTATION) OF OUR LORD AND GOD AND SAVIOR JESUS CHRIST

March

25th THE ANNUNCIATION OF OUR MOST HOLY LADY, THE THEOTOKOS AND EVER VIRGIN MARY.” (Greek National Celebration on the the Greek Revolution-Independence Day of 1821)

June

29th Peter (†64) and Paul (†67) the All-Laudable and Chief Apostles (First of the Apostles)
30th The Synaxis of the Holy, Glorious and All-Laudable twelve Apostles.

July
15th Kirykos and Julitta his mother.
27th Panteleimon the Great-Martyr and Healer

August
1st. – 15th. Supplicatory Canons to the Most Holy Theotokos (Small and Great Paraklesis)
6th THE TRANSFIGURATION OF OUR LORD AND GOD AND SAVIOR JESUS CHRIST.
15th THE DORMITION OF OUR MOST HOLY LADY THE THEOTOKOS AND EVER VIRGIN MARY

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The Ordination to the Episcopacy of Bishop-Elect Joachim of Amissos by His Eminence Archbishop Elpidophoros of America

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2020 Worship Schedule

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