+St. John Maximovitch

"Never, never, never let anyone tell you that, in order to be Orthodox, you must be Eastern. The West was fully Orthodox for a thousand years, and her venerable liturgy is far older than any of her heresies." +Saint John (Maximovitch) of Shanghai and San Francisco

Friday, 31 March 2017

April 2017

SCHEDULE OF SERVICES

APRIL - MAY 2017

Sunday Terce Service can be dowloaded here
The Terce Propers for each Sunday can be downloaded by clicking on the links below
The Hymn Nunc Sancte nobis Spiritus from the Sarum Breviary can be downloaded here

Last Updated 8th April 2017


2nd April: LENT V PASSION SUNDAY: 11:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce followed by the Saint Gregory the Great Liturgy in Saint Joseph's Chapel Saint Mary the Virgin Church, Worton Road, Isleworth TW7 6ER in West London. 

7th April: FEAST of the ANNUNCIATION of the BVM: No Western Rite Terce today.

9th April: PALM SUNDAY: 10:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH14 9JG followed at 10:30 by the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

15th April: HOLY EASTER VIGIL: 9:00 p.m. Western Rite Service: Lighting of the Paschal candle and  Præconium Paschale (Exultet), the Litany page 1, page 2, page 3 and page 4, and the Paschal Vigil Vespers page 1 and page 2 (opt. Mattins)  followed at 10:00 p.m. by the Midnight Office, Rush Procession, Orthros & Divine Liturgy of Pascha of the Antiochian Orthodox Church, Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH14 9JG (the times are confirmed).

23rd April: LOW SUNDAY: 10:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH14 9JG followed at 10:30 by the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

30th April: EASTER II: 10:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH14 9JG followed at 10:30 by the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

7th May: EASTER III: 11:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce followed by the Saint Gregory the Great Liturgy in Saint Joseph's Chapel Saint Mary the Virgin Church, Worton Road, Isleworth TW7 6ER in West London. 

14th May: EASTER IV: No Western Rite Terce today but at 10:30 a.m. the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH14 9JG will be celebrated as usual.

21st May: EASTER V: 10:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH14 9JG followed at 10:30 by the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

25th May: The Feast of the ASCENSION of OUR LORD: No Western Rite Terce today.

28th May: SUNDAY AFTER ASCENSION: 10:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH14 9JG followed at 10:30 by the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

4th June: PENTECOST: 11:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce followed by the Saint Gregory the Great Liturgy in Saint Joseph's Chapel Saint Mary the Virgin Church, Worton Road, Isleworth TW7 6ER in West London. 

11th June: TRINITY SUNDAY (PENTECOST I): No Western Rite Terce today but at 10:30 a.m. the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH14 9JG will be celebrated as usual.



Planned dates for celebration of the Western Rite Liturgy of Saint Gregory the Great at Saint Mary's, Isleworth: to be announced.