Saint George Greek Orthodox Church

10830 Downey Avenue, Downey, CA 90241-3720
Telephone: (562) 862-6461 Fax: (562) 862-2672
Email: office@stgeorgedowney.org

HOLY WEEK SERVICES 2018

MARCH 31 , SATURDAY OF LAZARUS- ΤΟΥ ΛΑΖΑΡΟΥ
9:00 AM Orthros 10:00 AM Divine Liturgy
Activities for the Children- Palm Cross Making

APRIL 1, PALM SUNDAY- ΤΩΝ ΒΑΪΩΝ
9:00 AM Orthros 10:00 AM Divine Liturgy
7:00 PM Service of the Bridegroom

APRIL 2, HOLY MONDAY- ΜΕΓΑΛΗ ΔΕΥΤΕΡΑ
7:00 PM Service of the Bridegroom Του Νυμφίου

APRIL 3, HOLY TUESDAY- ΜΕΓΑΛΗ ΤΡΙΤΗ
7:00 PM Service of the Bridegroom Του Νυμφίου

APRIL 4, HOLY WEDNESDAY- ΜΕΓΑΛΗ ΤΕΤΑΡΤΗ
2:30 PM Service of Holy Unction-Ευχέλαιον
7:00 PM Service of the Bridegroom- Anointing with Holy Unction

APRIL 5, HOLY THURSDAY- ΜΕΓΑΛΗ ΠΕΜΠΤΗ
7:30 AM Vesperal Liturgy commemorating the Last Supper
6:30 PM Service of the 12 Gospels- Passion and Crucifixion
Τα 12 Ευαγγέλια-Αγία Πάθη

APRIL 6, HOLY FRIDAY- ΜΕΓΑΛΗ ΠΑΡΑΣΕΥΗ
8:30 AM to 2:00 PM Decoration of the Epitaphios
2:00 PM Royal Hours- Βασιλικαι Ωραι
3:00 PM Vespers of the Descent from the Cross- Αποκαθήλωσις
7:00 PM Lamentations- Επιτάφιος Θρήνος

APRIL 7, HOLY SATURDAY
9:00 AM Vesperal Liturgy of St Basil- Μικρή Ανάσταση

PASCHAL VIGIL
11:00 PM Canon of the Resurrection Κανών της Αναστάσεως
11:45 PM Come Receive the Light Δεύτε Λάβετε Φως
Followed by Orthros and Paschal Liturgy
1:30 AM Magiritsa in Church Hall

APRIL 8, HOLY AND GREAT PASCHA
11:00 AM Great Vespers of Agape

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  • Facilities Use Request Form
    To all Ministries, Organizations, Associations and Parishioners using the facilities of St George Greek Orthodox Church: Over the past several years we have attempted to streamline and account for the use of our facilities to avoid conflicts of meetings and events taking place at the same time by the Saint George Parish Family. On occasion