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Orthodox Easter Vigil Service
22, Apr 2011 - 15:20

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Saturday 23rd April 11:20pm Holy Orthodox Night Vigil for Holy Pascha ( Easter) Church of Holy Rosary Castlebar
singing of Pascal Mattins, and readings, final veneration and censing of Epistatis ( shroud of Christ) lightening from Pascal candle from the eternal flame, procession to tomb, solemn proclamation of Christs Resurrection chanting in different languages of Easter proclamation;
followed by singing of Pascal Canon and censing of Holy Icons and Divine Liturgy of St John (Mass) after sermon blessing of Easter Eggs and cakes. bread and other festive foods.

All are most welcome to join us at this Liturgy.

We pray for Gods Blessing at this Holy Time on Father John Cosgrove, the Rev Fathers Clergy and all Parishioners and people of Castlebar.

" Christos Anesti" Christ is Risen " Christos Voscharisti " " Risen Indeed"


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