Service Books

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During the Dormition Fast, 1 – 14 August, the Service of the Small Paraklesis to the Most Holy Theotokos is conducted. Please follow the link below to access the PDF copy of the bilingual service text as provided by the our Archdiocese.   



PDF copies of our service books can be found below.

Divine Liturgy

The service book for the Divine Liturgy of St John Chrysostom. For use on Sundays (outside of Great Lent) and most Feast Days.
Divine-Liturgy Service Book


Holy Week Service Books

Palm Sunday
Palm Sunday – Matins & Liturgy Service Book 

Rejoice O Bethany Chant

Bridegroom Matins 
1. The Service of Bride Groom Matins – Palm Sunday Evening

2. The Service of Bride Groom Matins – Monday Evening

3. The Service of Bride Groom Matins – Tuesday Evening

Holy Unction (Holy Oil) Service
The Service of Holy Unction – Wednesday Evening

Holy Thursday 
1. Holy Thursday Vesperal Liturgy – Thursday Morning

2. Service of the Twelve Passion Gospels – Thursday Evening

Great and Holy Friday
1. The service of the Royal Hours – Great and Holy Friday Morning

2. Great Vespers: taking down from the cross – Great and Holy Friday afternoon

3. The Lamentations Service – Great and Holy Friday Evening

Great and Holy Saturday
1. Holy Saturday Vesperal Liturgy – Great and Holy Saturday Morning 

2. Great and Holy Pascha – Great and Holy Saturday Evening


Great Lent Service Books

Great Compline:
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday nights during Great Lent
Great Compline

Presanctified Liturgy
Wednesday nights during Great Lent
Presanctified Liturgy

Supplication Service to the Theotokos – first four Fridays of Great Lent
Akathist Service Book

Supplication Service to the Theotokos – fifth Friday of Great Lent (Final Akathist)
Akathist Service Book – fifth Friday Great Lent

Other Services during Great Lent
The Canon of St Andrew

The Life of St Mary of Egypt

The Canon of St Lazarus


Other Resources to assist in your personal daily prayers 

Little Compline Service Book
The Little Compline is usually read in the evening before going to sleep.
Little Compline Service Book

The Little Compline Arabic English 2020

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