The Sunday of All Saints of Russia Beatitude Verses: Octoechos: 6; All Saints of Russia: 4 1. Through food did the enemy lead Adam forth from paradise; but by the Cross hath Christ led back to it the thief who cried: Remember me when Thou comest in Thy kingdom! 2. With Adam and the thief I worship Thy […]
Saturday, June 29th n.s. / June 16th o.s.
St. John of Shanghai and San Francisco Beatitude Verses: Hierarch: 4 from Ode 3; 4 from Ode 6. 1 & 2. We celebrate thy memory with gladness, O our archpastor and guide; and we venerate thy precious and incorrupt relics, asking thy supplications. Thou didst assume the image of an angel, and, clad in the full armor of God, didst array thyself […]
Sunday, June 23rd n.s. / June 10th o.s.
The Sunday of All Saints Beatitudes on 8; Resurrection, from the Pentecostarion: 4; Saints: 4, from Ode 6. Remember us, O Christ, Thou Savior of the world, as Thou didst remember the thief upon the Cross; and account us all worthy of Thy heavenly kingdom, O Thou Who alone art compassionate. Nailed of Thine own will to […]
SUNDAY, JUNE 16TH N.S. / JUNE 3RD O.S.
LITURGY – THE SUNDAY OF HOLY PENTECOST In place of the usual antiphons, use the festal antiphons: The First Antiphon (Second Tone) Stichos 1: The heavens declare the glory of God, and the firmament declareth the work of His hands. Refrain: Through the prayers of the Theotokos, O Savior, save us. Stichos 2: Day unto day poureth forth speech and night […]