Texts for Liturgical Services

The texts of the propers sung at Vespers (stichera on "Lord I call," Litya, Aposticha, Troparia and Kontakia that change daily according to either the day of the week or particular day of the month). Texts are "pointed" to be sung according to the tonal patterns of the Common Chant (L'vov-Bakhmetev Obikhod, 1869 edition). Texts are formatted in MS Word. Print these pages for your use in liturgical worship!

November 22

24th Sunday after Pentecost (9th of Luke)/Tone 7
Afterfeast of the Entrance into the Temple.
Apostles of the Seventy Philemon and Archippus, Martyr Apphia, wife of Philemon and Equal-to-the-Apostles, and Onesimus, disciple of St. Paul

“You / Your” Version “Thou / Thy” Version

December 25

The Nativity according to the Flesh of our Lord, God, and Savior Jesus Christ

"You/Your" Version
Great Compline
Matins
Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom

"Thou/Thy" Version
Great Compline
Matins
Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom

December 26

Second Day of the Feast of the Nativity
Synaxis of the Most Holy Theotokos

December 27

29th Sunday after Pentecost (14th of Luke)/Tone 4
Third Day of the Feast of the Nativity
Sunday After the Nativity
Holy Righteous Ones: Joseph the Betrothed, David the King, and James the Brother of the Lord
[Holy Protomartyr and Archdeacon Stephen]