Home
 About Orthodoxy
 About Our Church
 Administration
 Organizations
 Contact Information
 Driving Directions
 Service Schedule
 News & Events
 Photo Archive
 Events and Outings
 
Welcome to Our Parish!

Glory to Jesus Christ!

Glory Forever!

Welcome to the web site of the Holy Assumption Orthodox Church, a pan-Orthodox community that serves Passaic county of NJ. Our church is a parish of the Diocese of Washington and New York of the Orthodox Church in America. On this site you can find information about our parish, it's services and events. Click on the appropriate link on the left to go to a page with information that you are interested in.

The Orthodox Church is evangelical, but not Protestant. It is orthodox, but not Jewish. It is catholic, but not Roman. It is not non-denominational, but pre-denominational. It has been believed, taught, preserved, defended and died for.  It is the faith that has established the universe...

HOLY WEEK & PASCHA 2014

Schedule of Services

GREAT & HOLY TUESDAY - APRIL 15

7:00 PM - Bridegroom Matins

GREAT & HOLY WEDNESDAY - APRIL 16

7:00 PM - Healing (Anointing) Service

GREAT & HOLY THURSDAY - APRIL 17

9:00 AM - Vesperal Divine Liturgy (Mystical Supper)

7:00 PM - Matins with Reading of the 12 Passion Gospels

GREAT & HOLY FRIDAY - APRIL 18

3:30 PM - Vespers with The Plascing of the Plaschanitsa into the Tomb

7:00 PM - Matins, Lamentations and Procession with the Plaschanitsa

GREAT & HOLY SATURDAY - APRIL 19

9:00 AM - Vesperal Divine Liturgy with 15 Old Testament Readings and Changing of Colors from Dark to White

3:00 PM - Blessing of Baskets

THE GLORIOUS PASCHA OF THE LORD

11:00 PM - Nocturns, Procession, Paschal Matins & Divine Liturgy

Blessing of Baskets and Festal Agape Meal following the Paschal Service!

PASCHA DAY - APRIL 20

12:00 PM - Paschal Vespers

Hierarchical Divine Liturgy with His Grace, Bishop Michael Sunday December 16, 2012

Hierarchical Divine Liturgy with His Grace, Bishop Michael - 12/16/12

(50 images)

2012 Annual Church School Picnic

2012 Annual Church School Picnic - 09/23/12

(41 images)

Dormition of the Most-Holy Theotokos

Dormition of the Most-Holy Theotokos - 08/15/12

(9 images)

Pascha 2012

Pascha 2012 - 04/15/12

(35 images)

The Great Canon of Saint Andrew of Crete

The Great Canon St Andrew of Crete - 02/29/12

  His Grace, Bishop Michael made an Archpastoral visitation to our parish during the first week of Great Lent to serve The Great Canon of St. Andrew of Crete.  We are truly grateful to him for his presence and continual support!

(6 images)

 Home Back Top Print