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Hierarchical Service Schedule, 4th Week of Great Lent through Pascha

Published below is the schedule of hierarchical services performed in our Diocese from the 4th Sunday of Great Lent through Pascha. Please, note the good news that His Eminence Archbishop Kyrill is scheduled to preside over the Divine Services at Holy Virgin Cathedral (HVC) in San Francisco on Pascha night and Great Vespers that day.

Hierarchical Service Schedule
4th Week of Great Lent through Pascha

FOURTH WEEK
Wednesday 14th March:
Bp Theodosy & Bp Irenei: Concelebrate Presanctified at Pastoral Conference

Friday 16th March:
Bp Irenei: Salt Lake City (Unction)

Saturday-Sunday 17-18th (St John of the Ladder):
Bp Theodosy: HVC
Bp Irenei: Sacramento

FIFTH WEEK
Monday 19th:
Bp Theodosy: St Rosa (Unction)
Bp Irenei: Boise (Unction)

Tuesday 20th:
Bp Theodosy: Tri-Cities (Unction)

Wednesday 21st (Great Canon):
Bp Irenei: HVC (Great Canon)
Bp Theodosy: Seattle (Great Canon)

Thursday 22nd:
Bp Theodosy: Seattle (Unction)

Friday 23rd (Akafist):
Bp Theodosy: HVC (Akafist)
Bp Irenei: Sacramento (Akafist)

Saturday-Sunday 24-25th (St Mary; Lenten Retreat):
Bp Irenei: HVC (early Liturgy, central Altar; then Lenten Retreat)
Bp Theodosy: St Tikhon’s (then to Monterey for Unction)

SIXTH WEEK
Monday 26th:
Bp Theodosy: Corvallis (Unction)

Wednesday 28th:
Bp Irenei flies to UK

Friday 30th:
Bp Theodosy: Palo Alto (Unction)
Bp Irenei: London (Presanctified; Unction)

Saturday-Sunday 31st-1st April (Palm Sunday):
Bp Theodosy: HVC
Bp Irenei: London, then returns to SF in evening

 

PASSION WEEK:
Great Monday - Great Tuesday:
(Non-hierarchical services.)

Great Wednesday 4th April:
MORNING: Bp Theodosy & Bp Irenei: HVC to concelebrate final Presanctified
UNCTION: Bp Theodosy at HVC
UNCTION: Bp Irenei at Sacramento

Great Thursday 5th:
MORNING: Bp Theodosy & Bp Irenei: HVC to concelebrate Liturgy
EVENING: Bp Irenei in HVC for 12 Gospels; Bp Theodosy in Seattle

Great Friday and Saturday:
Bp Theodosy in Seattle for all services
Bp Irenei in HVC for all services

Saturday evening / Midnight services:
Abp Kyrill at HVC
Bp Theodosy in Seattle
Bp Irenei in Sacramento

Sunday afternoon Paschal Vespers:
Abp Kyrill at HVC
Bp Theodosy in Seattle (back to SF in the evening)
Bp Irenei in Sacramento

Bright Monday:
Bp Theodosy in HVC
Bp Irenei in Sacramento OR St Silouan’s

Bright Tuesday:
Bp Irenei at Old Cathedral
Bp Theodosy at St Tikhon’s 

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