St. John the Baptist
Romanian Orthodox Church
501 East School St, Woonsocket, RI 02895
Special Event Schedule

Due to the COVID-19 Social Distancing Measures all the Religious Services below will be streamed live on Facebook from ST JOHN THE BAPTIST ROMANIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH FRIENDS's Profile. 

Holy Services :

  • Friday, April 10 : The Akathist to our Lord Jesus Christ will be recited at 7PM.
  • Lazarus Saturday, April 11: Memorial Service for all our relatives starting at 10AM.
  • Entrance into Jerusalem/ Palm Sunday, April 12: Akathist at 10 AM
    Matins: Bridegroom service at 7PM
  • Great and Holy Monday and Tuesday, April 13 and April 14
    Matins: Bridegroom service at 7PM
  • Great and Holy Wednesday, April 15
    Holy Unction: A modified service without the sanctification of oil.
    The Introductory prayers, scriptural readings and appropriate prayers starts at 7PM
  • Great and Holy Thursday, April 16
    Matins: “12 Gospels” starting at 7PM
  • Great and Holy Friday, April 17
    Vespers of the “Removal of the Body from the Cross” at 10 AM
    In the house, perhaps a crucifix on a table would be appropriate and sufficient.
    Matins with “Lamentations” at 7PM
  • Great and Holy Saturday, April 18
    At 10 PM RESURRECTION SERVICE
  • Easter Sunday, April 19: Great and Holy Pasha on Sunday
    Paschal Vespers (Agape Service) at 1PM