Troparia and kontakia for February 19

Martyr Archippus of the Seventy Apostles

Troparion — Tone 3

With your whole heart you followed the way of holiness / and became a companion of the Apostles, O Archippus. / By your word you preached the Faith, / and by your life you uprooted evil. / Having proved steadfast in contest you were granted the crown of righteousness.

Kontakion — Tone 4

The Church has gained you as a great star, O Archippus, / and enlightened by the rays of your wonders it cries out to you: / “Save us, who with faith honor your memory.”

Apostle Philemon the Martyr of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

O holy apostle Philemon, / Intercede with our merciful God / That He may grant to our souls / The forgiveness of our sins.

Apostle Apphia the Martyr of the Seventy

Troparion — Tone 3

O holy apostle Apphia, / Intercede with our merciful God / That He may grant to our souls / The forgiveness of our sins.