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

14th Sunday after Pentecost/Tone 5
Miracle of the Archangel Michael at Colossǽ

September 8

Nativity of Our Most-holy Lady the Theotokos and Ever-Virgin Mary

September 9

Afterfeast of the Nativity of the Theotokos
SS Joachim and Anna

September 13

15th Sunday after Pentecost/Tone 6
Forefeast of the Elevation of the Cross
Sunday before the Elevation of the Cross
Founding of the Church of the Resurrection (Holy Sepulchre)

September 14

The Universal Exaltation (Elevation) of the Precious and Life-giving Cross

September 20

16th Sunday after Pentecost/Tone 7
Afterfeast of the Elevation of the Cross
Sunday after the Elevation of the Cross

September 23

Conception of the Glorious Prophet, Forerunner and Baptist John

September 24

New Martyrs of Alaska: Hieromonk Juvenaly and Peter the Aleut
Holy Protomartyr And Equal-to-the-Apostles Thecla

September 25

Repose of Ven Sergius, Abbot and Wonderworker of Radonezh

September 26

Repose of the Holy Apostle and Evangelist John the Theologian

September 27

17th Sunday after Pentecost/Tone 8
Martyrs Callistratus and those with him