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!

September 6

13th Sunday after Pentecost/Tone 4
Commemoration of the Miracle of the Archangel Michael at Colossae

September 8

Nativity of Our Most Holy Lady Theotokos and Ever-Virgin Mary

September 9

Afterfeast of the Nativity of the Most Holy Theotokos
Holy and Righteous Ancestors of God, Joachim and Anna

September 13

14th Sunday after Pentecost/Tone 5
Forefeast of the Exaltation of the Cross
Sunday Before the Exaltation
Commemoration of the Founding of the Church of the Resurrection (Holy Sepulcher) at Jerusalem

September 14

The Universal Exaltation of the Precious and Lifegiving Cross

September 20

15th Sunday after Pentecost/Tone 6
Sunday after the Exaltation of the Cross
Afterfeast of the Exaltation of the Cross
Greatmartyr Eustathius (Eustace) Placidas and those with him

September 23

Conception of the Honorable Glorious Prophet, Forerunner, and Baptist, John

September 24

Holy New Martyrs of Alaska, Heiromonk Juvenaly and Peter the Aleut
Holy Protomartyr and Equal-to-the-Apostles Thecla

September 25

Repose of Ven. Sergius, Abbot and Wonderworker of Radonezh and All Russia

September 26

Repose of the Holy Apostle and Evangelist John the Theologian

September 27

16th Sunday after Pentecost (1st of Luke)/Tone 7
Martyr Callistratus