TIMETABLE OF SERVICES AT THE ALL-HOLY CHURCH OF THE HOLY SEPULCHRE ON THE HOLY WEEK

 The Patriarchate of Jerusalem  - 25/3/18 From 18th March/31st March to 26th March/8th April 2018 (Time in Israel coincides with time in Greece) Lazarus Saturday Patriarchal Vespers: 15:00 Palm Sunday Patriarchal Divine Liturgy: 08:00 Service of the Bridegroom: 18:15 Holy and Great Monday Pre-sanctified Liturgy at the Horrendous Golgotha: 09:00 Service of the Bridegroom: 18:15 Holy and Great Tuesday Pre-sanctified Liturgy at the Horrendous Golgotha: 09:00 Service of the ...

THE SYNAXIS OF THE VENERABLE AND GLORIOUS PROPHET, FORERUNNER AND BAPTIST JOHN

The Jerusalem Patriarchate - 22/1/18 The Feast of the Synaxis of the Venerable Forerunner John was celebrated by the Patriarchate at the H. Monastery dedicated to him on the south-west side of the Church of the Resurrection, on Saturday, January 7/20, 2018. When we say synaxis (gathering) of the Venerable Forerunner John, we mean the gathering for us ...

HOLY WEEK SERVICES TIMETABLE AT THE MOST HOLY CHURCH OF THE RESURRECTION

The Patriarchate of Jerusalem - 10/4/17 From 26th March/8th April to 4th/17th April 2017 Lazarus Saturday Patriarchal Vespers: 3:00 pm* Palm Sunday Patriarchal Divine Liturgy: 8:00 am* Service of the Bridegroom: 6:15 pm* Holy and Great Monday Pre-sanctified Liturgy at the Horrendous Golgotha: 9:00 am Service of the Bridegroom: 6:15 pm* Holy and Great Tuesday Pre-sanctified Liturgy at the Horrendous ...

THE REMOVAL OF THE HOLY SEPULCHRE’S SLAB

The Jerusalem Patriarchate - 31/10/16 On the evening of Wednesday, the 13th/26th of October 2016, His Beatitude Theophilos, Patriarch of Jerusalem, accompanied by the Patriarchal Commissioner, Metropolitan Isychios of Kapitolias, the Elder Secretary-General, Archbishop Aristarchos of Constantina, the Acting Dragoman, Archimandrite Mathew, the Master of Ceremonies, Archimandrite Bartholomew and other Hagiotaphites walked to the All-holy Church ...

COMMEMORATION OF THE BEHEADING OF ST JOHN THE BAPTIST

Patriarchate of Jerusalem- September 2016 On Sunday, the 29th of August/11th of September 2016, the Patriarchate commemorated the beheading of St John the Baptist at the Monastery dedicated to his name, standing to the south of the Church of the Resurrection. His memory is observed by the Church through fasting from olive oil except for Saturday ...

THE PATRIARCH OF JERUSALEM INSPECTS RESTORATION WORKS ON THE HOLY AEDICULA

The Jerusalem Patriarchate - August- September 2016 On the morning of Monday, the 16th/29th of August 2016, His Beatitude Theophilos, Patriarch of Jerusalem, accompanied by the Elder Secretary-General, Archbishop Aristarchos of Constantina, the Elder Sacristan, Archbishop Isidoros of Hierapolis, the Master-of-Ceremonies, Archimandrite Bartholomew, and other Hagiotaphite Fathers, walked the stairs of St James the Brother of ...

THE ICON OF THEOTOKOS CARRIED TO GETHSEMANE

Patriarchate of Jerusalem Before dawn on the morning of Tuesday the 12th/25th of August 2015, a procession began of the icon of the Dormition of Theotokos, from the Dependency of Gethsemane opposite the Church of the Resurrection, to the Tomb of the Mother of God in Gethseman. The procession was preceded by a Divine Liturgy at the ...