Christ is Risen! Indeed He is Risen!
GREAT & HOLY SATURDAY
Hymn to the Mother of God
Do not weep over Me, O Mother, as you see in the grave the Son Whom you have conceived in your womb without seed. I will resurrect and be glorified and I, as God, will forever gloriously raise those who with faith and love magnify you.
6 p.m. – Liturgy of The Presanctified Gifts, with Healing Anointing
12 noon – Vespers of Good Friday, Funeral Procession, Entombment of Our Lord Jesus, Exposition of “Plashchanytsia” Burial Shroud of Jesus Christ
2:30 p.m. – Blessing of Easter Food
Visits to the Grave of Jesus
6:30 p.m. – Resurrection Procession & Matins, Solemn Divine Liturgy
11:30 a.m. – Solemn Divine Liturgy
Confessions at 3:30 p.m. by guest clergy,
Rosary at 3:45 p.m. by all faithful present
Stations begin at 4:00 p.m.,
Led by Wyoming Valley Ukrainian Catholic Laymen of our parishes.
Refreshments and fellowship follow.