SAINT NICHOLAS CATHEDRAL
3500 Massachusetts Ave NW - Washington, DC 20007
(phone) 202-333-5060 / (fax) 202-965-3788
APRIL 2018
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
1
PALM SUNDAY
Entry of our Lord into the Jerusalem


9:30 Liturgy (E,S)

Fast: fish, wine, & oil
2
GREAT AND HOLY MONDAY
7pm Bridegroom Matins (E,S)
Fast
3
GREAT AND HOLY TUESDAY
7pm Liturgy of Presanctified Gifts (E,S) Lenten Supper
Fast
4
GREAT AND HOLY WEDNESDAY
5:30pm Holy Unction (E,S)

7pm Bridegroom Matins (E,S)
Fast
5
GREAT AND HOLY THURSDAY
9:30am Vespers with Liturgy (E,S)

7pm Matins with reading 12 Gospels (E,S)
Fast
6
GREAT AND HOLY FRIDAY
2pm Vespers with placing of Shroud (E,S)

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

from 10pm to 11pm blessing of the basckets

11:30pm Nocturns (E,S)
Fast: wine & oil
8
Christ is Risen!
HOLY PASCHA: The Resurrection of Our Lord

Midnight Paschal Matins
1:00am Paschal Liturgy (E,S)

9:30am Paschal Liturgy (E,S)
12:00 Paschal Vespers (E,S)
Fast free
9
Fast free
10
Fast free
11
10am Liturgy (E,S)
Fast free
12
Fast free
13
9:30am Liturgy (E,S)

12:00 Funeral for Zurab Javakhishvili
Fast free
14
9am Liturgy (E,S)

11:30am Funeral for Elena Goncharov

2:30pm Baptism


5:00 Vigil (E,S,G)

Fast free
15
9:00 Liturgy (E)
10:45 Liturgy (S)
16
17
Day of Rejoicing
(Radonitsa)

10am Liturgy (E,S)
18
Fast
19
20
Fast
21
5:00 Vigil (E,S,G)

22
9:00 Liturgy (E)
10:45 Liturgy (S)
23
24
25
Fast
26
27
Fast
28
5:00 Vigil (E,S,G)

29
9:00 Liturgy (E)
10:45 Liturgy (S)
30
May 1
May 2
Fast
May 3
May 4
Fast
May 5
5:00 Vigil (E,S,G)