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!

July 19

7th Sunday after Pentecost/Tone 6
Holy Fathers of the First Six Ecumenical Councils
Uncovering of the Relics of Venerable Seraphim of Sarov
Venerable Macrina, sister of St Basil the Great

“You / Your” Version “Thou / Thy” Version

August 9

10th Sunday after Pentecost/Tone 1
Afterfeast of the Transfiguration
Glorification of Venerable Herman of Alaska, Wonderworker of All America

August 13

Leavetaking of the Feast of the Transfiguration
St Tikhon, Bishop of Voronezh, Wonderworker of Zadonsk

August 15

Dormition of our Most Holy Lady the Theotokos and Ever-Virgin Mary

August 16

11th Sunday after Pentecost/Tone 2
Afterfeast of the Dormition
Translation of the Image “Not-made by hand” of our Lord Jesus Christ

August 23

12th Sunday after Pentecost/Tone 3
Leavetaking of the Dormition

August 29

Beheading of the Holy Glorious Prophet, Forerunner, and Baptist John

August 30

13th Sunday after Pentecost/Tone 4
SS Alexander, John, and Paul, Patriarchs of Constantinople