The following area Orthodox churches have scheduled Holy Week and Easter services:
• Christ Our Savior Orthodox Church, three miles west of Clymer off Route 286. Holy & Great Saturday, Sorrowful Canon: Procession with the Light, Matins of the Resurrection, Paschal Canon, blessing of Easter baskets, 8 p.m. today; Easter Sunday (Pascha), Divine Liturgy of the Resurrection, blessing of children’s Easter baskets, 10:30 a.m. Sunday; Bright Monday, Paschal Vespers, 10 a.m. Monday.
• St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Orthodox Church, Dixonville. Great Saturday, Procession and the Matins of Resurrection, 9 p.m. today, followed by the blessing of the baskets of Paschal foods; Easter Sunday, Pascha, divine liturgy for the Feast of the Resurrection of Our Lord Jesus Christ, 10:45 a.m. Sunday, followed by divine liturgy the children’s Easter baskets will be blessed and there will be an Easter egg hunt for the children; St. Thomas Sunday, divine liturgy, 8:45 a.m. May 5. Protopresbyter Father George Hnatko and the parishioners of St. John’s Church welcome the public to worship with them at any or all of these services.
• St. Michael’s Orthodox Church, 465 Morris St., Clymer. Great and Holy Pascha, 9:30 a.m. Sunday, divine liturgy followed by the blessing of Easter food baskets.
• SS. Peter and Paul Orthodox Church, Homer City. Vesperal liturgy — Great and Holy Saturday, Resurrection Matins, 6 p.m.; divine liturgy — Great and Holy Pascha, 10 a.m. Sunday.