Good Friday Evening Services at St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church in Bethlehem, PA, - 04/14/17

Fr. James Weremedic, Rector, assisted by Fr. James Mason, lead the parishioners in Good Friday’s, Burial Vespers and Matins - Laminations.  For Burial Vespers Christ was taken down from the Cross and placed in a tomb.  During Mains - Laminations at the tomb, the parishioners conducted an outdoor procession around the church.  Now an All Night Watch at the tomb of Christ by reading the Psalms throughout the night.