Programme for Lent, Holy Week & Pascha

Our Programme of services for this holy season is now available.

Click here for the Programme – and put the dates in your diary now!


Services and other events this week:

SATURDAY 29th FEBRUARY & SUNDAY 1st MARCH 2020
Forgiveness Sunday
Sunday of Cheesefare

On Saturday evening:
6.00 pm: Presentation – Orthodox Iconography on Mount Athos Today
7.00 pm: Great Vespers

On Sunday morning:
9.30 am: Matins
10.15 am: Divine Liturgy

After lunch:
Around 1.00 pm: Lenten Vespers, ending with the ‘Ceremony of Mutual Forgiveness’


MONDAY 2nd MARCH
Feast of Saint Chad, Bishop of Lichfield
Patron and Protector of our Community

3.00 pm: Akathist to our Father among the Saints Chad, Bishop of Lichfield
Around 3.30 pm: Great Compline with the Canon of Saint Andrew of Crete


FRIDAY 6th MARCH
First Friday in Lent

7.00 pm: Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts
Followed by Blessing of Kollyva in honour of Saint Theodore