Orthodox Church of the Holy Cross
11 Wilkins Station Road, Medford, NJ 08055
Fr. John Shimchick, Rector - Church: (609) 654-4865 - Rectory: (856) 665-249
About Our Parish
An Orthodox Christian Community in Southern New Jersey for over 40 Years!
Fall/ Winter Schedule of Services
Great Vespers: Saturday 5:00pm -
Divine Liturgy, Sunday 10:00am
Monthly Newsletter and Calendar
for special feast days)
All Services are in English - We welcome Visitors and Inquirers
Holy Week 2014:
Download a Holy Week Services Guide to explore the meaning of the Holy Week Services
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Monday and Tuesday, April 14th-15th
Wednesday, April 16th at 7:00pm
- Bridegrom Matins with prayers of anointing. All are welcome to come and be annointed in this service of healing.
Thursday, April 17th:
Vesperal Divine Liturgy for Holy Thursday commemorating the institution of the Eucharist.
Matins for Great and Holy Friday with reading of the Passion Gospels.
Friday, April 18th:
Vespers for Great and Holy Friday
- Matins for Great and Holy Saturday with Lamentations and Procession.
Saturday, April 19th:
- Vesperal Liturgy for Great and Holy Saturday
- Nocturns, Matins, and Divine Liturgy for the Great and Holy Pascha (Orthodox Easter Service)
Sunday, April 20th: Noon
- Vespers of Holy Pascha
Monday, April 21st: 9:00am
- Divine Liturgy for Bright Monday
Daily Scripture Readings
Our Church Icon
The Elevation of the Holy Cross
Final_The Heart in the Psalms and the New Testament.pdf