January


January
Index of various liturgical music for daily worship in the month of January.

January 1st
St. Basil the Great the Archbishop of Caesarea, in Cappadocia 

Troparion (Obikhod - “You/Your” version) 
Troparion (Obikhod - “Thou/Thy” version) 
Troparion (Serbian Chant) 
Kontakion (Obikhod - “You/Your” version)
Kontakion (Obikhod - “Thou/Thy” version)
Kontakion (Greek Chant - “You/Your” version)
Kontakion (Greek Chant - “Thou/Thy” version)
Kontakion (Podoben Melody) 
Kontakion (Serbian Chant)

January 1st
The Circumcision of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ 

Troparion (Obikhod - “You/Your” version) 
Troparion (Obikhod - “Thou/Thy” version)  
Troparion (Serbian Chant) 
Kontakion (Obikhod) 
Kontakion (Greek Chant) 
Kontakion (Podoben Melody) 
Kontakion (Serbian Chant)

January 2nd - 5th
Prefeast of the Theophany 

Troparion - (January 2nd - 4th / Obikhod) 
Troparion - (January 2nd - 4th / Greek Chant) 
Troparion - (January 2nd - 4th / Serbian Chant) 
Kontakion - (January 2nd - 5th / Obikhod) 
Kontakion - (January 2nd - 5th / Greek Chant) 
Kontakion - (January 2nd - 5th / Podoben Melody) 
Kontakion - (January 2nd - 5th / Serbian Chant)

January 2nd
Repose of the Venerable Seraphim the Wonderworker of Sarov 

Troparion - (Obikhod) 
Troparion - (Greek Chant) 
Kontakion - (Obikhod)

January 3rd
Prophet Malachi 

Troparion - (Obikhod)
Kontakion - (Obikhod)
Kontakion - (Greek Chant)
Kontakion - (Podoben)

January 3rd
Martyr Gordius at Caesarea, in Cappadocia 

Troparion - (Obikhod)
Troparion - (Greek Chant)
Kontakion - (Obikhod)
Kontakion - (Carpatho-Rusyn Chant)
Kontakion - (Podoben)

January 4th
Synaxis of the Seventy Apostles 

Troparion - (Obikhod) 
Troparion - (Greek Chant) 
Kontakion - (Obikhod) 
Kontakion - (Podoben Melody) 

On this day the Seventy Apostles are commemorated as a group, therefore the troparion commemorating all of them is sung. If you would like to commemorate an individual apostle of this group, the troparion would be sung as follows: 

Holy apostle [name] of the Seventy; entreat the merciful God to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.

January 5th
Eve of Theophany 

Troparion - (Obikhod) 
Troparion - (Greek Chant) 
Troparion - (Serbian Chant)

January 6th
Feast of Theophany 

Troparion (Lvov-Bakhmetev - “You/Your” version)
Troparion (Lvov-Bakhmetev - “Thou/Thy” version)
Troparion (Byzantine Chant, Lawrence)
Troparion (Kievan Chant) 
Kontakion (Lvov-Bakhmetev - “You/Your” version) 
Kontakion (Lvov-Bakhmetev - “Thou/Thy” version) 
Kontakion (Greek Chant - “You/Your” version) 
Kontakion (Greek Chant - “Thou/Thy” version) 
Kontakion (Galician Melody - “You/Your” version) 
Kontakion (Galician Melody - “Thou/Thy” version) 

Visit Major Feasts Theophany for more music for this feast.

January 7th
Synaxis of the Holy Glorious Prophet, Forerunner and Baptist John 

Troparion - (Obikhod) 
Troparion - (Serbian Chant) 
Kontakion - (Obikhod) 
Kontakion - (Kievan Chant) 
Kontakion - (Serbian Chant)

January 8th
Venerable George the Chozebite, Abbot 

Troparion - (Obikhod)
Troparion - (Kievan Chant)
Kontakion - (Obikhod)
Kontakion - (Greek Chant)
Kontakion - (Podoben)

January 9th
Martyr Polyeuctus of Melitene, in Armenia 

Troparion - (Obikhod) 
Troparion - (Greek Chant) 
Troparion - (Serbian Chant) 
Kontakion - (Obikhod) 
Kontakion - (Greek Chant) 
Kontakion - (Podoben Melody) 
Kontakion - (Serbian Chant)

January 10th
St Gregory the Bishop of Nyssa 

Troparion - (Obikhod)
Troparion - (Greek Chant)
Kontakion - (Obikhod)

January 10th
St Gregory the Bishop of Nyssa and St Dometian the Bishop of Melitene 

Troparion - (Obikhod)
Troparion - (Greek Chant)

January 11th
Venerable Theodosius the Great, the Cenobiarch 

Troparion - (Obikhod) 
Kontakion - (Obikhod) 
Kontakion - (Carpatho-Russian Melody)

January 12th
Martyr Tatiana of Rome 

Troparion - (Obikhod) 
Troparion - (Greek Chant) 
Troparion - (Serbian Chant) 
Kontakion - (Obikhod) 
Kontakion - (Greek Chant) 
Kontakion - (Podoben Melody) 
Kontakion - (Serbian Chant)

January 12th
St Sava I, First Archbishop of Serbia 

Troparion - (Obikhod)
Troparion - (Serbian Chant)
Kontakion - (Obikhod)
Kontakion - (Serbain Chant)


January 13th

Sts. Hermylus & Stratonicus and the Fathers of Sinai 



Troparion (Obikhod - “You/Your” version) 

Troparion (Obikhod - “Thou/Thy” version) 

Troparion (Greek Chant - “You/Your” version) 

Troparion (Greek Chant - “Thou/Thy” version) 

Troparion (Serbian Chant)

Kontakion (Obikhod - “You/Your” version) 

Kontakion (Obikhod - “Thou/Thy” version) 

Kontakion (Serbian Chant)


January 14th

The Holy Fathers slain at Sinai and Raithu 



Troparion (Obikhod) 

Troparion (Greek Chant) 

Kontakion (Obikhod - “You/Your” version) 

Kontakion (Obikhod - “Thou/Thy” version) 





* The commemoration of the Fathers slain at Sinai and Raithu is transferred to January 13th due to the leavetaking of Theophany.


January 15th

Venerable Paul of Thebes 



Troparion - (Obikhod) 

Troparion - (Greek Chant) 

Kontakion - (Obikhod) 

Kontakion - (Greek Chant) 

Kontakion - (Podoben Melody)


January 15th

Venerable John Calabytes “the Hut-Dweller” 



Troparion - (Obikhod) 

Troparion - (Greek Chant) 

Kontakion - (Obikhod) 

Kontakion - (Podoben Melody)


January 16th

Veneration of the Precious Chains of the Holy Apostle Peter 



Troparion - (Obikhod) 

Troparion - (Greek Chant) 

Kontakion - (Obikhod)


January 17th

Venerable and God-bearing Father Anthony the Great 



Troparion - (Obikhod) 

Troparion - (Greek Melody) 

Kontakion - (Obikhod) 

Kontakion - (Podoben Melody)


January 18th

Sts. Athanasius and Cyril, Archbishops of Alexandria 



Troparion - (Obikhod) 

Troparion - (Greek Chant) 

Kontakion - (Obikhod) 

Kontakion - (Greek Chant) 

Kontakion - (Podoben Melody)


January 19th

Venerable Macarius the Great of Egypt 



Troparion - (Obikhod) 

Troparion - (Serbian Chant) 

Kontakion - (Obikhod) 

Kontakion - (Greek Chant) 

Kontakion - (Podoben Melody) 

Kontakion - (Serbian Chant)


January 20th

St. Euthymius the Great 



Troparion (Obikhod - “You/Your” version)

Troparion (Obikhod - “Thou/Thy” version)

Troparion (Greek Chant - “You/Your” version) 

Troparion (Greek Chant - “Thou/Thy” version) 

Troparion (Serbian Chant)

Kontakion (Obikhod - “You/Your” version)

Kontakion (Obikhod - “Thou/Thy” version)

Kontakion (Carpatho-Russian Chant - “You/Your” version)

Kontakion (Carpatho-Russian Chant - “Thou/Thy” version)

Kontakion (Podoben Melody)

Kontakion (Serbian Chant)


January 21st

Martyr Neophytus of Nicea 



Troparion - (Obikhod) 

Troparion - (Greek Melody) 

Troparion - (Serbian Chant) 

Kontakion - (Obikhod) 

Kontakion - (Greek Melody) 

Kontakion - (Podoben Melody) 

Kontakion - (Serbian Chant)


January 21st

Maximus the Confessor 



Troparion - (Obikhod) 

Troparion - (Serbian Chant) 

Kontakion - (Obikhod) 

Kontakion - (Carpatho-Russian Chant) 

Kontakion - (Serbian Chant)


January 22nd

Monkmartyr Anastasius the Persian 



Troparion - (Obikhod) 

Troparion - (Greek Chant) 

Troparion - (Serbian Chant) 

Kontakion - (Obikhod) 

Kontakion - (Podoben Melody)


January 22nd

Apostle Timothy of the Seventy 



Troparion - (Obikhod) 

Troparion - (Greek Chant) 

Kontakion - (Obikhod) 

Kontakion - (Podoben Melody)


January 23rd

Hieromartyr Clement the Bishop of Ancyra 



Troparion - (Obikhod) 

Troparion - (Greek Chant) 

Kontakion - (Obikhod) 

Kontakion - (Greek Chant) 

Kontakion - (Serbian Chant)


January 24th

Martyr Xenia of Rome, and her two female slaves 



Troparion - (Obikhod)

Troparion - (Greek Chant)

Kontakion - (Obikhod)


January 24th

Blessed Xenia of St Petersburg 



Troparion - (Obikhod)

Troparion - (Kievan Chant)

Kontakion - (Obikhod)

Kontakion - (Greek Chant)

Kontakion - (Podoben)


January 25-31

Last Sunday of January

New Martyrs of Russia 



Troparion - (Obikhod) 

Kontakion - (Obikhod) 



Vespers

Stichera on Lord, I call - (Optino Hermitage Melody)



Aposticha

Doxastichon at “Glory” - (Kievan Caves Monastery Melody)



Matins

Magnification - (Common Chant)



Prokeimenon - Tone 7 - (L'vov-Bakhmetev)


January 25th

St. Gregory the Theologian, Archbishop of Constantinople 



Troparion - (Obikhod) 

Kontakion - (Obikhod) 

Kontakion - (Greek Chant) 

Kontakion - (Podoben Melody)


January 26th

Venerable Xenophon and his family 



Troparion - (Obikhod) 

Troparion - (Greek Chant) 

Kontakion - (Obikhod) 

Kontakion - (Greek Chant) 

Kontakion - (Podoben Melody)


January 27th

St. John Chrysostom 



Troparion - (Lvov-Bakhmetev) 

Troparion - (Serbian Chant)

Kontakion - (Lvov-Bakhmetev) 

Kontakion - (Galician Melody)

Kontakion - (Serbian Chant)



Vespers



Stichera on “Lord, I Call” - (L’vov-Bakhmetev)

Stichera on “Lord, I Call” - (Kievan, B. Ledkovsky)

Doxastichon - (L’vov-Bakhmetev)

Doxastichon - (Kievan, B. Ledkovsky)



Stichera at the Aposticha - (L’vov-Bakhmetev)

Stichera at the Aposticha - (Kievan, B. Ledkovsky)



Doxastichon at the Aposticha -  (L’vov-Bakhmetev)

Doxastichon at the Aposticha -  (Kievan, B. Ledkovsky)



Matins 



Magnification -  (Common – L’vov-Bakhmetev)

Magnification -  (Znamenny – B. Ledkovsky)


January 28th

Venerable Ephraim the Syrian 



Troparion - (Obikhod) 

Troparion - (Serbian Chant) 

Kontakion - (Obikhod) 

Kontakion - (Podoben Melody) 

Kontakion - (Serbian Chant)


January 29th

Hieromartyr Ignatius the God-Bearer the Bishopof Antioch 



Troparion - (Obikhod) 

Troparion - (Greek Chant) 

Troparion - (Serbian Chant) 

Kontakion - (Obikhod) 

Kontakion - (Greek Chant) 

Kontakion - (Podoben Melody) 

Kontakion - (Serbian Chant)


January 30th

Synaxis of the Ecumenical Teachers and Hierarchs: Basil the Great, Gregory the Theologian, and John Chrysostom 



Troparion - (Obikhod) 

Kontakion - (Obikhod)


January 31st

Wonderworker and Unmercenaries Cyrus and John 



Troparion - (Obikhod)

Troparion - (Kievan Chant)

Kontakion - (Obikhod)

Kontakion - (Greek Chant)

Kontakion - (Podoben)