His Beatitude, Metropolitan Theodosius, Archbishop of Washington, Metropolitan of All America and Canada, and Primate of the Orthodox Church in America, will celebrate Holy Week and Paschal services at Saint Nicholas Cathedral, 3500 Massachusetts Ave. NW, Washington, DC.
The schedule of services at which His Beatitude will preside is as follows:
Great and Holy Thursday, April 12:
7:00 p.m., Matins with the Reading of the Twelve Passion Gospels.
Great, Holy and Good Friday, April 13:
2:00 p.m., Vespers of Great and Holy Friday.
7:00 p.m., Matins of Great and Holy Saturday.
Great and Holy Saturday, April 14:
10:00 a.m., Vesperal Liturgy of Saint Basil the Great.
11:30 p.m., Nocturns. Holy Pascha, Sunday,
Midnight, Paschal Matins and Divine Liturgy.
Noon, Paschal Vespers and Procession.
For a complete schedule of Holy Week services at Saint Nicholas Cathedral, please call the cathedral at 202/333-5060. His Beatitude will also preside at services at two other Washington area parishes.
On Palm Sunday, April 8, His Beatitude will celebrate the Divine Liturgy at Saint Matthew’s Church, Columbia, MD. For further information please contact the Rev. Raymond Velencia; 410/992-0608.
On the morning of Holy Thursday, April 12, His Beatitude will celebrate the Vesperal Divine Liturgy at Saint Mark’s Church, 7124 River Road, Bethesda, MD. For further information please contact the Very Rev. Gregory Safchuk; 301/229-6300.