Troparia and kontakia for February 15

Apostle Onesimus of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy Apostle Onesimus, / entreat the merciful God, / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

Like a beam of light you shone on the world, / illumined by Paul, the all-radiant sun, whose rays enlighten the world. / Therefore we honor you, glorious Onesimus.

Venerable Paphnutius the Recluse of the Kiev Caves

Troparion — Tone 8

By a flood of tears you made the desert fertile, / and your longing for God brought forth fruits in abundance. / By the radiance of miracles you illumined the whole universe! / O our holy father Paphnutius, pray to Christ our God to save our souls!

Venerable Euphrosyne of Alexandria

Troparion — Tone 8

By a flood of tears you made the desert fertile, / and your longing for God brought forth fruits in abundance. / By the radiance of miracles you illumined the whole universe! / O our holy mother Euphrosyne, pray to Christ our God to save our souls!

Venerable Eusebius the Hermit of Syria

Troparion — Tone 8

By a flood of tears you made the desert fertile, / and your longing for God brought forth fruits in abundance. / By the radiance of miracles you illumined the whole universe! / O our holy father Eusebius, pray to Christ our God to save our souls!

Saint Anthimus of Chios

Troparion — Tone 3

O new boast of Orthodoxy, newly-adorned flower of chastity, / you had the same name as Saint Anthimos of Nicomedia, as well as his virtues and way of life. / O new seal and splendor of monastics, Father Anthimos, / the boast of all Chios, / intercede with Christ God that He may grant us great mercy.