Troparia and kontakia for January 4

Forefeast of the Theophany of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ

Troparion — Tone 4

Today the Lord enters the Jordan and cries out to John: / “Do not be afraid to baptize me. / For I have come to save Adam, the first-formed man.”

Kontakion — Tone 4

Prepare, O Zebulon, / and adorn yourself, O Naphtali; / River Jordan, cease flowing / and receive with joy the Master coming to be baptized. / Adam, rejoice with our First Mother / and do not hide yourself as you did of old in Paradise; / for having seen you naked, / He has appeared to clothe you with the first garment. / Christ has appeared to renew all creation.

Synaxis of the Seventy Apostles

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostles of the Seventy, / entreat the merciful God / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 2

O faithful, let us praise with hymns / the choir of the seventy disciples of Christ. / They have taught us all to worship the undivided Trinity, / for they are divine lamps of the Faith.

Apostle James, of the Seventy, the Brother of the Lord

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle James of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle James, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Mark the Evangelist of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Mark of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Mark, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle and Evangelist Luke of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Luke of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Luke, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Cleophas of the Seventy, the Brother of Joseph the Betrothed

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Cleophas of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Cleophas, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Simeon, of the Seventy, the son of Cleophas

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Simeon of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Simeon, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Barnabas of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Barnabas of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Barnabas, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Justus of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Justus of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Justus, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Thaddeus of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Thaddeus of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Thaddeus, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Ananias of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Ananias of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Ananias, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Stephen the Archdeacon of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Stephen of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Stephen, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Philip the Deacon of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Philip of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Philip, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Prochorus the Deacon of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Prochorus of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Prochorus, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Nicanor the Deacon of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Nicanor of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Nicanor, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Timon the Deacon of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Timon of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Timon, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Parmenas the Deacon of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Parmenas of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Parmenas, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Timothy of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Timothy of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Timothy, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Titus of the Seventy and Bishop of Crete

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Titus of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Titus, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Philemon of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Philemon of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Philemon, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Onesimus of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Onesimus of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Onesimus, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Epaphroditus of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Epaphroditus of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Epaphroditus, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Archippus of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Archippus of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Archippus, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Silas of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Silas of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Silas, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Silvanus of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Silvanus of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Silvanus, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Crescens of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Crescens of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Crescens, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Crispus of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Crispus of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Crispus, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Epenetus of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Epenetus of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Epenetus, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Andronicus of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Andronicus of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Andronicus, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Stachys of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Stachys of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 8

Let us thankfully praise the wise Apostles / Stachys, Amplias, Urban, Narcissus, Apelles, and Aristobulus, / those treasures of the Holy Spirit and rays of the Sun of glory, / who were gathered together by the grace of our God.

Apostle Amplias of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Amplias of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 8

Let us thankfully praise the wise Apostles / Stachys, Amplias, Urban, Narcissus, Apelles, and Aristobulus, / those treasures of the Holy Spirit and rays of the Sun of glory, / who were gathered together by the grace of our God.

Apostle Urban of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Urban of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 8

Let us thankfully praise the wise Apostles / Stachys, Amplias, Urban, Narcissus, Apelles, and Aristobulus, / those treasures of the Holy Spirit and rays of the Sun of glory, / who were gathered together by the grace of our God.

Apostle Narcissus of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Narcissus of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 8

Let us thankfully praise the wise Apostles / Stachys, Amplias, Urban, Narcissus, Apelles, and Aristobulus, / those treasures of the Holy Spirit and rays of the Sun of glory, / who were gathered together by the grace of our God.

Apostle Apelles of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Apelles of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 8

Let us thankfully praise the wise Apostles / Stachys, Amplias, Urban, Narcissus, Apelles, and Aristobulus, / those treasures of the Holy Spirit and rays of the Sun of glory, / who were gathered together by the grace of our God.

Apostle Aristobulus of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Aristobulus of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 8

Let us thankfully praise the wise Apostles / Stachys, Amplias, Urban, Narcissus, Apelles, and Aristobulus, / those treasures of the Holy Spirit and rays of the Sun of glory, / who were gathered together by the grace of our God.

Apostle Herodion of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Herodion of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Herodion, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Agabus of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Agabus of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Agabus, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Rufus of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Rufus of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Rufus, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Asyncritus of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Asyncritus of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Asyncritus, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Phlegon of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Phlegon of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Phlegon, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Hermes of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Hermes of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Hermes, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Patrobus of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Patrobus of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Patrobus, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Hermas of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Hermas of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Hermas, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Linus of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Linus of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Linus, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Gaius of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Gaius of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Gaius, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Philologus of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Philologus of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Philologus, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Lucius of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Lucius of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Lucius, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Jason of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Jason of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Jason, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Sosipater of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Sosipater of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Sosipater, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Olympas of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Olympas of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Olympas, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Tertius of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Tertius of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Tertius, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Erastus of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Erastus of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Erastus, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Quartus of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Quartus of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Quartus, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Euodius of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Euodius of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Euodius, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Onesiphorus of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Onesiphorus of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Onesiphorus, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Clement of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Clement of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Clement, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Sosthenes of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Sosthenes of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Sosthenes, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Apollos of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Apollos of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Apollos, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Tychicus of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Tychicus of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Tychicus, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Epaphroditus of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Epaphroditus of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Epaphroditus, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Carpus of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Carpus of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Carpus, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Quadratus of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Quadratus of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Quadratus, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Mark of the Seventy, called John

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle John of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle John, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Zenas of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Zenas of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Zenas, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Aristarchus of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Aristarchus of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Aristarchus, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Pudens of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Pudens of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Pudens, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Trophimus of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Trophimus of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Trophimus, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Mark of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Mark of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Mark, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Artemas of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Artemas of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Artemas, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Aquila of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Aquila of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Aquila, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Fortunatus of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Fortunatus of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Fortunatus, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Apostle Achaicus of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

Holy apostle Achaicus of the Seventy; / entreat the merciful; / to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Achaicus, / Your miracles have manifested great enlightenment. / Therefore we cry out to Christ: / “Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One.”

Martyr Athanasius the Superintendent of Prisoners, Anchorite of Cilicia

Troparion — Tone 4

Your holy martyr Athanasius, O Lord, / Through his sufferings has received an incorruptible crown from You, our God. / For having Your strength, he laid low his adversaries, / And shattered the powerless boldness of demons. / Through his intercessions, save our souls!

Ven. Euthymius and twelve other Monks, martyred at Vatopedi

Troparion — Tone 4

Your holy martyr Euthymius, O Lord, / Through his sufferings has received an incorruptible crown from You, our God. / For having Your strength, he laid low his adversaries, / And shattered the powerless boldness of demons. / Through his intercessions, save our souls!

12 Monks, Martyred at Vatopedi on Mt Athos

Troparion — Tone 4

Your holy martyrs, O Lord, / Through his sufferings has received an incorruptible crown from You, our God. / For having Your strength, he laid low his adversaries, / And shattered the powerless boldness of demons. / Through his intercessions, save our souls!