2012 Passion Week Schedule of Diocesan Metropolitan

His Grace Zachariah Mar Nicholovos, Diocesan Metropolitan will be celebrating Passion Week & the Feast of Kymtho at St. Thomas Indian Orthodox Church 1009 Unruh Avenue Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Please see the schedule below:

Palm Sunday, April 1

  • 9:15 AM - Blessing of the Palm Leaves, followed by Divine Liturgy
  • 6:30 PM - Vespers & Compline, followed by Devotional Address

Holy Monday, April 2

  • 8 AM - Matins, followed by Meditation
  • 12:30 PM - 3rd, 6th, & 9th Hours
  • 6:30 PM - Vespers & Compline, followed by Devotional Address

Holy Tuesday, April 3

  • 8 AM - Matins, followed by Meditation
  • 12:30 PM - 3rd, 6th, & 9th Hours
  • 6:30 PM - Vespers & Compline, followed by Devotional Address

Holy Wednesday, April 4 (Pesaho)

  • 8 AM - Matins, followed by Meditation
  • 12:30 PM - 3rd, 6th, & 9th Hours
  • 6 PM - Vespers & Compline, followed by Divine Liturgy

Holy Thursday, April 5

  • 8 AM - Matins, followed by Meditation
  • 12:30 PM - 3rd, 6th, & 9th Hours
  • 5 PM - Vespers & Compline, followed by Rite of Feet Washing by His Grace Zachariah Mar Nicholovos, Metropolitan

Good Friday, April 6

  • 8:30 AM - Matins, 3rd, 6th, & 9th Hours, followed by Adoration of the Cross
  • 6:30 PM - Vespers & Compline
  • 9 PM – 12 AM - Vigil

Holy Saturday, April 7

  • 9:30 AM - Matins, 3rd, 6th, & 9th Hours
  • 10:30 AM - Divine Liturgy
  • 6:30 PM - Vespers & Compline, followed by Devotional Address

Kymtho, April 8

  • 8:30 AM - Matins, followed by Announcement of the Resurrection
  • 9:15 AM - Kymtho Service, followed by Divine Liturgy

Tags: Holy Week


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