Today is hung upon the Tree, He Who suspended the Earth amidst the waters. A crown of thorns crowns Him, Who is the King of Angels. He, Who wrapped the Heavens in clouds, is clothed with the purple of mockery. He, who freed Adam in the Jordan, received buffetings. He was transfixed with nails, Who is the Bridegroom of the Church. He was pierced with a lance, Who is the Son of the Virgin. We worship your Passion, O Christ. Show us also Your glorious Resurrection.
Some of our Altar boys:
Counting (by Constantin Louverdis) of the 12 Gospels Readings:
After the Holy Passion Service with members of the Church Committee: