Holy Week of St. George Jacobite Syrian Orthodox Church, Chicago begins with Palm Sunday. We have special prayers during this week and more information about the timings are available on the link Holy Week. Maundy Thursday is the name given to the day on which Jesus celebrated the Passover with His disciples, known as the Last Supper. In our church, The Maundy Thursday or Passover service is held on Wednesday evening. Good Friday commemorates the crucifixion of Jesus and his subsequent death. Holy Saturday is the day between the crucifixion of Jesus and his resurrection. Easter Sunday, is the day on which the Resurrection of Jesus Christ is celebrated.