Orthodox Christians Worldwide to Observe Easter April 27, Good Friday, Resurrection Service to be Broadcast Live
Apr 23, 2003
New York, NY – PASCHA (Easter) will be celebrated on April 27th this year by over 300 million Orthodox Christians throughout the world. His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios, spiritual leader of over 1.5 million Greek Orthodox Christians in America, will officiate at the Good Friday Service, April 25, beginning at 8:00 p.m. and the Resurrection Service, April 26, beginning at l1:00 p.m. Both services will be broadcast Live on Television and the Internet from the Archdiocesan Cathedral of the Holy Trinity (319 East 74th St., NYC).
WATCH LIVE FRIDAY AND SATURDAY FROM HOLY TRINITY CATHEDRAL
April 25, Good Friday Evening, 8:30 p.m.– 10:30 p.m.
April 26, Resurrection Service, 11:30 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.
On National Greek Television (NGTV) available on Time Warner Digital Channel 509 in Metropolitan NY and Northern NJ, and on Antenna Satellite North America
These services, plus additional Holy Week services can also be seen on the Cathedral and Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America websites at www.thecathedral.goarch.org and http://live.goarch.org
Wednesday Evening – Sacrament of Holy Unction
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Thursday Morning - Vesperial Liturgy of St. Basil
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Thursday Evening – The Holy Passion of Our Lord
7:00 p.m.- 10:00 p.m.
Good Friday – Apokathelosis
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Good Friday - Lamentations
8:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Holy Saturday Liturgy of St. Basil
9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Resurrection Service & Pascha Liturgy
11:00 p.m.- 2:30 a.m.
Pascha – Easter Sunday, Vesper of Agape
*LIVE MICROWAVE FEED FOR GOOD FRIDAY AND RESURRECTION SERVICE:
For information on receiving the broadcast feed from the Empire State Building call: QUICKLINK at (212) 564-4831 and ask for the Greek Orthodox Church Live Feed. Please contact Steve Ludwick for coordination and routing of signal from the Empire State Building to a desired post or satellite.
Contact: Nikki Stephanopoulos
Weekend: Tel. (212) 744-2429
Cell: (917) 903-1255