Saint Spyridon
 

Saint Spyridon Greek Orthodox Church
Fr John Afendoulis

thames and brewer streets - po box 427 - newport, ri 02840 - (401) 846-0555
 
Services for Great Week and Pascha 2017
 
Saturday of Lazarus , April 8
 
9 am   - Matins (Orthros)
10 am - Divine Liturgy
            Community Breakfast follows, folding palm branches,
            Myrofores rehearsal
 
Palm Sunday , April 9
 
9 am   - Matins (Orthros)
10 am - Divine Liturgy, Blessing of Palms
            Annual Palm Sunday Luncheon Following Liturgy

Immediately after luncheon   - Bridegroom Matins
 
Holy and Great Monday, April 10
 
6:30 pm - Bridegroom Service
 
Holy and Great Tuesday, April 11
 
6:30 pm - Bridegroom Service (Hymn of Cassiane)
 
Holy and Great Wednesday, April 12
 
4 pm - Sacrament of Holy Unction (Efhelaion)

6:30 pm - Matins of Holy Thursday
 
Holy and Great Thursday, April 13
 
9 am - Vesperal Divine Liturgy of St. Basil (commemorates the washing of the Disciples' feet, the Mystical Supper, the prayer of Christ in Gethsemane, and the betrayal of our Lord)

11 am - Dyeing Easter Eggs

6:30 pm - Twelve Passion Gospels
 
Holy and Great Friday, April 14
 
8 am - Royal Hours

11 am - Kouvouklion Decorating

NO Sunday School Retreat

2 pm - Unnailing from the Cross, Vespers

6:30 pm - Matins, Lamentations and procession
 
Holy and Great Saturday, April 15
 
9 am - Vesperal Liturgy of St. Basil
 
11:30pm -Resurrection Service & Breaking of eggs
 
Sunday, HOLY AND GREAT PASCHA/EASTER, April 16
 
11 am - Agape Vespers, Easter Egg Hunt
 

A Blessed Pascha!