Saint Ignatius Brianchaninov, Bishop of the Caucasus and Stavropol - Troparion & Kontakion

Troparion — Tone 8

You were shown as the chosen beloved of Christ, united to Him by many afflictions and unceasing prayer; / and having received the grace of the Holy Spirit, you were an exemplary teacher for the people. / Remember us, O holy hierarch Ignatius, God-bearer of Russia, / that by your teachings and prayers, we may find saving repentance, / and, with heartfelt love, be found in Christ.*


* Philippians 3:8

Kontakion — Tone 8

While traversing the path of this earthly life, O hierarch Ignatius, / nonetheless, unceasingly you observed the laws of eternal life, which you taught to thy disciples. / Wherefore, O holy Father, pray that we may follow them as well.