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Holy Week and Pascha will be celebrated April 24 – May 1 by Orthodox Christians throughout the world.
The Rev. Stephen Supica, of Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, said in an email, “Aleuts, Albanians, Kenyans and Koreans, together with millions of people in the Holy Land, the Middle East, and Eastern Europe,” will celebrate the Orthodox Holy week.
Locally, Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church in Spokane, will have services at the following times:

  April 24 – Palm Sunday: Bridegroom Service, 7 p.m.

  April 25 – Holy Monday: Bridegroom Service, 7 p.m.

  April 26 – Holy Tuesday: Bridegroom Service, 7 p.m.

  April 27 – Holy Wednesday: Holy Unction, 7 p.m.

  April 28 – Holy Thursday: Vesperal Liturgy, 9:30 a.m – Passion Gospels, 7 p.m.

  April 29 – Holy Friday: Royal Hours 9:30 a.m – Vespers of Unfailing, 3:30 p.m –  Lamentations Service, 7 p.m.

  April 30 – Holy Saturday: Vesperal Liturgy 9:30 a.m – Pascal Vigil, 11 p.m – Resurrection Service 11:45 p.m

May 1 – Holy Pascha: Agape Vespers, 11 a.m

Tracy Simmons
Tracy Simmons
Tracy Simmons is an award-winning journalist specializing in religion reporting and digital entrepreneurship. In her approximate 20 years on the religion beat, Simmons has tucked a notepad in her pocket and found some of her favorite stories aboard cargo ships in New Jersey, on a police chase in Albuquerque, in dusty Texas church bell towers, on the streets of New York and in tent cities in Haiti. Simmons has worked as a multimedia journalist for newspapers across New Mexico, Texas, Connecticut and Washington. She is the executive director of FāVS.News, a digital journalism start-up covering religion news and commentary in Spokane, Washington. She also writes for The Spokesman-Review and national publications. She is a Scholarly Assistant Professor of Journalism at Washington State University.


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