Holy Week Schedule

Due to Covid-19 restrictions, there will not be any public services during Holy Week. All ligurgical services from Palm Sunday to Easter will be available via live stream from St. Thomas SyroMalabar Cathedral. Please click on the link below to watch the services based on the schedule.  You can use the liturgical texts provided below to follow the services in English and Malayalam.


Holy Week Schedule

Day Services
April 5 - Palm Sunday

9:30 am Malayalam Qurbana

11:15 am English Qurbana

April 6 & April 7 - Monday & Tuesday

8:30 am Malayalam Qurbana

6:00 pm English Retreat

7:00 pm English Qurbana

April 8 - Wednesday

8:30 am Malayalam Qurbana

6:00 am Penitential Service

7:00 pm English Qurbana

April 9 - Holy Thursday

7:00 pm Holy Qurbana

Adoration in English after Qurbana

Adoration In Malayalam until Midnight

April 10 - Good Friday

4:00 pm Passion Narration Service in English

6:00 pm Solemn Way of The Cross

7:00 pm Passion Narration Malayalam

April 11 - Holy Saturday 8:30 am Malayalam Qurbana
April 11 - Easter Vigil

5:00 pm English Qurbana

7:00 pm Malayalam Qurbana

April 12 - Easter Sunday 10:00 am Malayalam Qurbana


Liturgical Texts

English Malayalam
Palm Sunday Prayers ഓശാന ഞായര്‍
Holy Thursday Prayers പെസഹാവ്യാഴം
Good Friday Prayers പീഡാനുഭവവെള്ളി
Holy Saturday Prayers വലിയ ശനി
Easter Prayers ഉയിര്‍പ്പുതിരുനാള്‍
Holy Qurbana Lent Season വിശുദ്ധ കുര്‍ബാന
Way of the Cross Songs കുരിശിന്റെ വഴി (new, old)
  All Malayalam Prayers in one file






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SyroMalabar Church Liturgical Seasons and Mass Readings in English and Malayalam



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