SCHEDULE OF SACRED SERVICES OF THE HOLY TWELVE DAYS OF CHRISTMAS AT THE PATRIARCHAL CHURCH
2017 – 2018

 
22 December, Friday: Orthros and Service of the Royal Hours for Christmas. 08:00
23 December, Saturday: Divine Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom. 08:00
  Great Vespers. PATRIARCH TO PRESIDE. 16:00
24 December, Sunday: Sunday Before the Nativity of Christ.
Divine Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom.
PATRIARCH TO PRESIDE.
08:30
  Great Vespers of Christmas.
PATRIARCH TO PRESIDE.
16:00
25 December, Monday: THE INCARNATION OF OUR LORD AND GOD AND SAVIOR JESUS CHRIST.
Divine Liturgy of St. Basil.
PATRIARCHAL AND SYNODAL DIVINE LITURGY.
08:30
26 December, Tuesday: Synaxis of the Most-Holy Theotokos.
Divine Liturgy.
08:00
27 December, Wednesday: Commemoration of the Holy, Glorious Protomartyr and Archdeacon Stephanos.
Divine Liturgy.
08:00
31 December, Sunday: Sunday After the Nativity of Christ.
Divine Liturgy. PATRIARCH TO PRESIDE.
08:30
  Great Vespers.
PATRIARCH TO PRESIDE WITH VENERABLE HIERARCHS OF THE ECUMENICAL THRONE.
14:00
1 January, Monday: THE CIRCUMCISION OF OUR LORD JESUS CHRIST and commemoration of our Father among the Saints Basil the Great.
Divine Liturgy of St. Basil.
PATRIARCH AND SYNOD TO PRESIDE.
09:00
5 January, Friday: Orthros, Service of the Royal Hours, Great Vespers for the Feast of Theophany, Divine Liturgy of St. Basil and Service of the Great Blessing of the Waters.
PATRIARCH TO PRESIDE.
08:00
6 January, Saturday: THE THEOPHANY OF OUR LORD AND SAVIOR JESUS CHRIST.
Orthros, Service of the Great Blessing of the Waters and Divine Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom.
PATRIARCHAL AND SYNODAL DIVINE LITURGY.
08:00
  Blessing of the Waters along the shores of the Phanar district. 12:00
7 January, Sunday: Sunday After Theophany.
Synaxis of the Holy, Glorious Prophet and Forerunner St. John the Baptist.
Divine Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom.
PATRIARCH TO PRESIDE.
08:30