Orthodox Church Feasts
25/05/2017  
Orthodox Feast of the Ascension

May 25, 2017: Orthodox Feast of the Ascension

GREEK ORTHODOX COMMUNITY:

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 (Vigil):
Mount of Olives - Sanctuary of the Ascension
14:15 - 14:30 Service of the Blessing of the Water
16:00 - 17:30 Vespers and procession
18:30 Evening Service
22:30 Martins

Thursday, May 25, 2017 (Feast day):
Mount of Olives - Sanctuary of the Ascension
5:30 Martins under their tent
7:00 - 10:30 Solemn Entry and Liturgy


ARMENIAN ORTHODOX COMMUNITY:

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 (Vigil):
Mount of Olives - Sanctuary of the Ascension
16:10 - 17:30 Vespers under their tent and procession
19:00 - 22:00 Night and morning Service under their tent and procession

Thursday, May 25, 2017 (Feast day):
Mount of Olives - Sanctuary of the Ascension
7:15 - 11:00 Solemn Entry and Episcopal High Mass


COPTIC ORTHODOX COMMUNITY:

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 (Vigil):
Mount of Olives - Sanctuary of the Ascension
16:10 - 17:30 Vespers under their tent and procession

Thursday, May 25, 2017 (Feast day):
Mount of Olives - Sanctuary of the Ascension
4:30 Martins under their tent
7:30 Arrival at the sanctuary and visit to the Edicule
7:40 - 11:00 Mass under their tent


SYRIAN ORTHODOX COMMUNITY:

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 (Vigil):
Mount of Olives - Sanctuary of the Ascension
16:10 - 17:30 Vespers under their tent and procession

Thursday, May 25, 2017 (Feast day):
Mount of Olives - Sanctuary of the Ascension
7:40 Arrival at the sanctuary and visit to the Edicule
7:50 - 11:20 Mass under their tent