Troparia and kontakia for January 26

Venerable Xenophon of Constantinople

Troparion — Tone 4

O God of our Fathers, / always act with kindness towards us; / take not Your mercy from us, / but guide our lives in peace / through the prayers of Venerable Xenophon and his family.

Kontakion — Tone 4

You kept vigil in the courts of the Lord with your wife and two children, blessed Xenophon, / and you gladly lavished your wealth on the poor. / Therefore, you have inherited divine joy.

Venerable Mary of Constantinople

Troparion — Tone 4

O God of our Fathers, / always act with kindness towards us; / take not Your mercy from us, / but guide our lives in peace / through the prayers of Venerable Xenophon and his family.

Kontakion — Tone 4

You kept vigil in the courts of the Lord with your wife and two children, blessed Xenophon, / and you gladly lavished your wealth on the poor. / Therefore, you have inherited divine joy.

Venerable Arcadius of Constantinople

Troparion — Tone 4

O God of our Fathers, / always act with kindness towards us; / take not Your mercy from us, / but guide our lives in peace / through the prayers of Venerable Xenophon and his family.

Kontakion — Tone 4

You kept vigil in the courts of the Lord with your wife and two children, blessed Xenophon, / and you gladly lavished your wealth on the poor. / Therefore, you have inherited divine joy.

Venerable John of Constantinople

Troparion — Tone 4

O God of our Fathers, / always act with kindness towards us; / take not Your mercy from us, / but guide our lives in peace / through the prayers of Venerable Xenophon and his family.

Kontakion — Tone 4

You kept vigil in the courts of the Lord with your wife and two children, blessed Xenophon, / and you gladly lavished your wealth on the poor. / Therefore, you have inherited divine joy.

Martyr Peter, in Phoenicia

Troparion — Tone 4

Your holy martyr Peter, 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!

7 Martyred Soldiers in Phoenicia

Troparion — Tone 4

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