Feast of the Ascension of Christ

Today we celebrate the Eve of the Feast of Ascension Day, and tomorrow, June 10, 2021, Ascension Day.

We will celebrate on Mt. of Olives, at the Chapel of Ascension according to the following schedule:

Wednesday June 9:         Eve of the Feast of Ascension Day

13.30                                     Ringing of the bells of St. James

13.45                                     Departure from the Armenian Quarter

14.15                                     Arrival at the Mount of Olives

14.30                                     Prayer of consecrating the Armenian Altar

15.05                                     Vespers

18.00                                     Dinner

19.00                                     Night service of the Eve of Ascension

22.00                                     Return to Armenian Patriarchate

 

Thursday June 10:            Ascension Day

7.30 am                                Ringing of the bells of St. James

7.45                                        Departure from the Armenian Quarter

8.30                                        Solemn Entrance, and Episcopal Divine Liturgy;
Service of Blessing the corners of the world (Antasdan)

12.00                                     Return to the Armenian Patriarchate

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