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Easter Services at the Greek Orthodox church

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In 2019, Orthodox Easter falls on April 28th, one week after Western churches celebrate the holiday.

The Holy Week for Greek Orthodox Christians is very important and special to them. They prepare themselves for the celebration of Jesus Christ’s resurrection.

GREEK EASTER SERVICES FOR THE HOLY WEEK 2019

Date Service Time
21/04/2019 PALM SUNDAY
Morning: The Matins, Holy Liturgy
Evening: The Bridegroom Service

9.30-12.45 p.m.
7.00 -8.30 p.m.
22/04/2019 HOLY & GREAT MONDAY
Evening: The Bridegroom Service

7.00 -8.30 p.m.
23/04/2019 HOLY & GREAT TUESDAY
Evening: The Bridegroom Service (The Hymn of Kassiani)

7.00 -8.45 p.m.
24/04/2019 HOLY & GREAT WEDNESDAY
Evening: Holy Unction
Matins of Great Thursday

6.00 -7.00 p.m.
7.00 -9.15 p.m.
25/04/2019 HOLY & GREAT THURSDAY
Morning: Divine Liturgy of St. Basil(Holy Communion)
Evening: The Service of the Holy Passion(12 Gospel reading)

7.30 -9.30 a.m.
6.30 -10.00 p.m.
26/04/2019 HΟLY & GREAT FRIDAY
Morning: The Royal Hours, Vespers,“Apokathelosis"
Evening: The Service of theLamentations “Epitaphios”

9.30 -11.30 a.m.
7.00 -10.00 p.m.
27/04/2019 HOLY & GREAT SATURDAY
Morning: Vespers, and Divine Liturgy of St Basil(Holy Communion)
Evening: The Resurrection Service“Christ is Risen” (Kalos Logos)
Matins & Divine Liturgyof the Resurrection

7.30 -9.30 a.m.
09.00 -10.00p.m.
10.00 -12.00 p.m.
28/04/2019 EASTER SUNDAY
Vespers of Love

11.00-12.00 noon

Source:Greek Orthodox Church Services

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