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!

April 7

Great and Holy Tuesday
Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts (sung on Monday)
Bridegroom Matins
[The service to St Tikhon is transferred to Bright Tuesday]

April 8

Great and Holy Wednesday
Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts (sung on Tuesday)
Bridegroom Matins

April 9

Great and Holy Thursday
Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts (sung on Wednesday)
Bridegroom Matins (sung on Wednesday)

April 10

Great and Holy Friday
Vespers with the Divine Liturgy of St Basil the Great (sung on Thursday)

April 11

Great and Holy Saturday
Vespers (served on Friday Afternoon)

April 12

Vespers with the Divine Liturgy of St Basil the Great (sung on Saturday)

April 13

Bright Monday
Hieromartyr Artemon
Vespers of Pascha (sung on Sunday)
Divine Liturgy (celebrated on Monday)

April 14

Bright Tuesday
St Martin the Confessor
Repose of St Tikhon [transferred from April 7]
Vespers (served on Monday evening)
Divine Liturgy (celebrated on Tuesday)

April 15

Bright Wednesday
Apostles of the Seventy: Aristarchus, Prudens and Trophimus
Vespers (served on Tuesday evening)
Divine Liturgy (celebrated on Wednesday)

April 16

Bright Thursday
Virgin Martyrs Agape, Irene and Chionia
Vespers (served on Wednesday evening)
Divine Liturgy (celebrated on Thursday)

April 17

Bright Friday
The Life-Giving Spring of the Most-holy Theotokos
Vespers (served on Thursday evening)
Divine Liturgy (celebrated on Friday)

April 18

Bright Saturday
Venerable John, Disciple of Ven Gregory of Decapolis
Vespers (served on Friday evening)
Divine Liturgy (celebrated on Saturday)

April 19

Antipascha. Second Sunday of Pascha/Tone 1
St Thomas Sunday

April 23

Holy Glorious Greatmartyr, Wonderworker George

April 25

Holy Apostle and Evangelist Mark

April 26

Third Sunday of Pascha/Tone 2
Holy Myrrhbearing Women

April 30

Holy Apostle James, the brother of St John the Theologian