SERVICES FOR THE FIFTH WEEK OF THE GREAT LENT
On Wednesday of the fifth week of Lent, namely the 31st of March/13th of April 2016, the most devout week of the Great Forty-Day Lent, the services of Matins, Hours, Great Compline and Presanctified Gifts were performed at most of the Old City Monasteries, and at the Horrendous Golgotha, the site of Our Lord’s Crucifixion. Templar Fathers and female Elder Mariam sang.
At 3:30 pm in the afternoon of Wednesday, in the context of the Small Compline Service, the Great Canon of St Andreas the Jerusalemite, Archbishop of Crete, was sang at the Katholikon of the Church of the Resurrection, led by Archbishop Theophanes of Gerassa, as Hagiotaphite Fathers and Patriarchal School students sang.
From the Secretariat—General