SAINT NICHOLAS CATHEDRAL
3500 Massachusetts Ave NW - Washington, DC 20007
(phone) 202-333-5060 / (fax) 202-965-3788
APRIL 2019
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
Mar 31
3rd Sunday of the Great Lent: Veneration of the Cross
9:00 Liturgy (E)
10:45 Liturgy (S)
Fast: wine & oil
1
Fast
2
Fast
3
7pm Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts (E) Lenten Supper
Fast
4
Fast
5
 6:30pm Scripture Study Class (in the Library)

7pm Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts (E,S) Lenten Supper
Fast
6
 
4:30pm Panikhida (E,S)
5:00 Vigil (E,S,G)
6:30 Confession Rite
Fast: wine & oil
7
4th Sunday of the Great Lent: St. John of the Ladder
Annuciation
(old calendar)
9:00 Liturgy (E,S)
Fast: wine & oil
8
Fast
9
Fast
10
7pm Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts (E,S) Lenten Supper
Fast
11
Fast
12
6:30pm Scripture Study Class (in the Library)

7pm Akafist to the Most Holy Theotokos (E,S)
Fast
13
5th Saturday of the Great Lent: of the Akathist to the Theotokos

9:30am Liturgy (E,S)
5:00 Vigil (E,S)
6:30 Confession Rite
Fast: wine & oil
14
5th Sunday of the Great Lent: St. Mary of Egypt
 
8:30am Confession Rite (E)
9:00 Liturgy (E)
10:45 Liturgy (S)
Fast: wine & oil
15
Fast
16
Fast
17
7pm Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts (E,S) Lenten Supper
Fast
18
Fast
19
 6:30pm Scripture Study Class (in the Library)

7pm Matins (E,S)
Fast
20
The Raising of Lazarus
9:30am Liturgy (E,S)
5pm Vigil (E,S)
6:30pm Confession Rite
Fast: wine & oil
21
PALM SUNDAY
Entry of our Lord into the Jerusalem
9:00 Liturgy (E)
10:45 Liturgy (S)
Fast: fish, wine, & oil
22
GREAT AND HOLY MONDAY
7pm Liturgy of Presanctified Gifts (E,S) Lenten Supper
Fast
23
GREAT AND HOLY TUESDAY
 
 
5pm Panikhida for John Krynitsky

7pm Bridegroom Matins (E,S)
Fast
24
GREAT AND HOLY WEDNESDAY
10:30am Funeral service for John Krynitsky
5:30pm Holy Unction (E,S)

7pm Bridegroom Matins (E,S)
Fast
25
GREAT AND HOLY THURSDAY
9:30am Vespers and Liturgy (E,S)
7pm Matins with reading 12 Gospels (E,S)
Fast
26
GREAT AND HOLY FRIDAY
2pm Vespers with placing of Shroud (E,S)
7pm Matins with Procession (E,S)
Fast
27
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
28
PASCHA: THE RESURRECTION OF OUR LORD
Midnight Paschal Matins
1am Paschal Liturgy (E,S)

9:30 Paschal Liturgy (E,S)
12:00 Paschal Vespers (E,S)
Fast free
29
BRIGHT MONDAY
Fast free
30
BRIGHT TUESDAY
Fast free
May 1
BRIGHT WEDNESDAY
10am Liturgy (E,S)
Fast free
May 2
BRIGHT THURSDAY
Fast free
May 3
BRIGHT FRIDAY
10am Liturgy (E,S)
6:30pm Scripture Study (in the church library)
Fast free
May 4
BRIGHT SATURDAY
9:30am Liturgy (E,S)
5:00 Vigil (E,S)
Fast free