SAINT NICHOLAS CATHEDRAL
3500 Massachusetts Ave NW - Washington, DC 20007
(phone) 202-333-5060 / (fax) 202-965-3788
APRIL 2017
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
Mar 26
St. John Climacus (of the Ladder)
9:00 Liturgy (E)
10:45 Liturgy (S)
Fast: wine & oil
Mar 27
Fast
Mar 28
Fast
Mar 29
7pm Liturgy of Presanctified Gifts (E,S)
Lenten Potluck Supper
Fast
Mar 30
Fast
Mar 31
7pm Akafist to the Most Holy Theotokos CANCELLED due to repair works
Fast
1
9:30am Liturgy (E,S)
5:00 Vigil (E,S)
6:30 Confession Rite
Fast: wine & oil
2
St. Mary of Egypt
9:00 Liturgy (E)
10:45 Liturgy (S)
Fast: wine & oil
3
Fast
4
Fast
5
7pm Liturgy of Presanctified Gifts CANCELLED due to repair works
Fast
6
Fast
7
10am Liturgy (S) Annunciation (Old calendar)

7pm Matins (E,S)
Fast
8
The Raising of Lazarus
9:30am Liturgy (E,S)
5:00 Vigil (E,S,G)
6:30 Confession Rite
Fast: wine & oil
9
ENTRY OF OUR LORD INTO JERUSALEM (PALM SUNDAY)
9:30 Liturgy (E.,S)
Fast: fish, wine, & oil
10
GREAT AND HOLY MONDAY
7pm Bridegroom Matins (E,S)
Fast
11
GREAT AND HOLY TUESDAY
7pm Liturgy of Presanctified Gifts (E,S) Lenten Potluck Supper
Fast
12
GREAT AND HOLY WEDNESDAY
5:30pm Holy Unction (E,S)
Fast
13
GREAT AND HOLY THURSDAY
9:30am Vespers with Liturgy (E,S)

7pm Matins (12 Gospels) (E,S)
Fast
14
GREAT AND HOLY FRIDAY
2pm Vespers with placing of Shroud (E,S)

7pm Matins with Procession (E,S)
Fast
15
GREAT AND HOLY SATURDAY
9am Vespers with Liturgy (E,S)

from 10pm to 11pm Blessing of the Baskets

11:30pm Nocturns (E,S)
Fast: wine & oil
16
Christ is Risen! HOLY PASCHA
Midnight Paschal Matins
1:00am Paschal Liturgy (E,S)

9:30am Paschal Liturgy (E,S)


12:00 Paschal Vespers (E,S)
Fast free
17
Fast free
18
Fast free
19
10am Liturgy (E,S)
Fast free
20
Fast free
21
10am Liturgy (E,S)
Fast free
22
9:30 Liturgy (E,S)
5:00 Vigil (E,S,G)

Fast free
23
9:00 Liturgy (E)
10:45 Liturgy (S)
24
25
Day of Rejoicing
(Radonitsa)
10am Liturgy (E,S)
26
Fast
27
28
Fast
29
5:00 Vigil (E,S,G)

30
9:00 Liturgy (E)
10:45 Liturgy (S)
May 1
May 2
May 3
Fast
May 4
May 5
Fast
May 6
5:00 Vigil (E,S,G)