Troparia and kontakia for June 11

Apostle Bartholomew of the Twelve

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy Apostles Bartholomew and Barnabas, / entreat the merciful God / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

You have appeared to the universe as a great sun, / shining with the radiance of your teachings and awesome miracles. / You enlighten those who honor you, apostle of the Lord, Bartholomew.

Apostle Barnabas of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy Apostles Bartholomew and Barnabas, / entreat the merciful God / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 3

You became a true servant of the Lord / and appeared as the first among the Seventy Apostles; / together with Paul you set your preaching in a clear light / revealing Christ as Savior to all; / therefore with hymns we celebrate your godly memory, O Barnabas.

Synaxis of the “Axion Estin” Icon of the Most Holy Theotokos

Troparion — Tone 4

Podoben: Go quickly before
Gather together, all ye Fathers of Athos, / faithfully celebrating with joy and gladness today, / for wondrously the Mother of God / is hymned by the Angel; / therefore, we glorify her forever as the Theotokos.