All Saints of America Orthodox Christian Church - Announcements<br />(see <a href="http://allsaintsofamerica.us/service_schedule.html">Calendar</a> for more) http://allsaintsofamerica.us/ 60 Holy Week and Easter Services schedule 2017 http://allsaintsofamerica.us/news_150405_1.html Mon, 27 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://allsaintsofamerica.us/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/Holy%20Week%20-%20Pascha%202012/IMG_0207.JPG&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><div align="left"> <div><span style="color: #008000;"><strong>Lazarus Saturday,&nbsp;</strong><strong>April 8</strong></span></div> <div><span style="color: #008000;">9:30 a.m. - Divine Liturgy for the Raising of Lazarus</span></div> <div><span style="color: #008000;">5:00 p.m. - Great Vespers with Blessing of the Palms</span></div> <div><span style="color: #008000;">&nbsp;</span></div> <div><span style="color: #008000;"><strong>Palm Sunday,&nbsp;</strong><strong>April 9</strong></span></div> <div><span style="color: #008000;">9:30 a.m. - Divine Liturgy followed by Potluck lunch</span></div> <div><span style="color: #800080;">4:00 p.m. - Bridegroom Matins at<span style="text-decoration: underline;"> All Saints Orthodox Church, Hartford<a href="http://www.christsaviorchurch.org"><span style="color: #800080; text-decoration: underline;">, CT</span></a></span></span></div> <div><span style="color: #800080;">&nbsp;</span></div> <div><span style="color: #800080;"><strong>Great and Holy Monday,&nbsp;</strong><strong>April 10</strong></span></div> <div><span style="color: #800080;">7:00 p.m. - Bridegroom Matins</span></div> <div><span style="color: #800080;">&nbsp;</span></div> <div><span style="color: #800080;"><strong>Great and Holy Tuesday,&nbsp;</strong><strong>April 11</strong></span></div> <div><span style="color: #800080;">7:00 p.m. - Bridegroom Matins</span></div> <div><span style="color: #800080;">&nbsp;</span></div> <div><span style="color: #800080;"><strong>Great and Holy Wednesday, April 12</strong><strong><br /></strong></span></div> <div><span style="color: #800080;">7:00 p.m. - Service of Holy Unction</span></div> <div><span style="color: #800080;">&nbsp;</span></div> <div><span style="color: #800080;"><strong>Great and Holy Thursday, April 13</strong><strong><br /></strong></span></div> <div><span style="color: #800080;">9:30 a.m. - Vesperal Liturgy of St. Basil, Commemoration of The Lord&rsquo;s Supper</span></div> <div><span style="color: #800080;">6:30 p.m. - Matins with the Reading of the 12 Passion Gospels, followed by decoration of the Tomb</span></div> <div><span style="color: #800080;">&nbsp;</span></div> <div><span style="color: #800080;"><strong>Great and Holy Friday,&nbsp;</strong><strong>April 14</strong></span></div> <div><span style="color: #800080;">3:00 p.m. - Burial Vespers</span></div> <div><span style="color: #800080;">6:30 p.m. - Matins with Lamentations at the Tomb and procession</span></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><span style="background-color: #ffffff; color: #0000ff;"><strong>Great and Holy Saturday,&nbsp;</strong><strong>April 15</strong></span></div> <div><span style="background-color: #ffffff; color: #0000ff;">9:30 a.m. - Vesperal Liturgy, Descent into Hell with 15 Old Testament prophecy readings</span></div> <div><span style="color: #ff0000;">11:30 p.m. - Nocturns</span></div> <div><span style="color: #ff0000;">&nbsp;12:00 midnight - Procession,&nbsp;</span></div> <div><span style="color: #ff0000;">&nbsp;</span></div> <div><span style="color: #ff0000;"><strong>GREAT AND HOLY PASCHA, April 16</strong><strong><br /></strong></span></div> <div><span style="color: #ff0000;">12:00 midnight - Procession, Matins, and Liturgy of Pascha followed by Paschal dinner</span></div> <div><span style="color: #ff0000;">12:00 noon - Vespers of Pascha with Gospel Readings in various languages, followed by Easter Egg Hunt</span></div> <div><span style="color: #ff0000;">&nbsp;</span></div> <div><span style="color: #ff0000;"><strong>Bright Monday, April 17</strong><strong><br /></strong></span></div> <div><span style="color: #ff0000;">9:30 a.m. - Divine Liturgy with procession and gospel readings at the four corners of the church</span></div> <div><span style="color: #ff0000;">&nbsp;</span></div> </div> <hr /></div> All Saints of America Orthodox Christian Church http://allsaintsofamerica.us/news_150405_1.html