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!

March 30

Great Kanon of St Andrew of Crete
Venerable John Climacus of Sinai
Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts (sung on Wednesday)

“You / Your” Version

March 31

Repose of St Innocent, Enlightener of the Aleuts and Apostle to the Americas
Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts (sung on Thursday)

“You / Your” Version

April 2

Fifth Sunday of Great Lent/Tone 8
St Mary of Egypt

April 3

Monday of the Sixth Week of the Great Fast
Venerable Nicetas the Confessor
Vespers (sung on Sunday)

April 6

St Eutychius, Patriarch of Constantinople
Vespers with the Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts (sung on Wednesday)

April 7

Repose of St Tikhon, Patriarch of Alaska and Enlightener of North America
Vespers (sung on Thursday)

April 8

Lazarus Saturday
[Repose of St Tikhon]

"You/Your" Version
Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts (sung on Friday)
Vespers alone

"Thou/Thy" Version
Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts (sung on Friday)
Vespers alone

April 9

The Entrance of our Lord into Jerusalem (Palm Sunday)

April 10

Great and Holy Monday

"You/Your" Version
Sunday evening Vespers
Bridegroom Matins

"Thou/Thy" Version
Sunday evening Vespers
Bridegroom Matins

April 11

Great and Holy Tuesday

"You/Your" Version
Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts (sung on Monday)
Bridegroom Matins

"Thou/Thy" Version
Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts (sung on Monday)
Bridegroom Matins

April 12

Great and Holy Wednesday

"You/Your" Version
Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts (sung on Tuesday)
Bridegroom Matins

"Thou/Thy" Version
Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts (sung on Tuesday)
Bridegroom Matins

April 13

Great and Holy Thursday

"You/Your" Version
Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts (sung on Wednesday)
Bridegroom Matins (sung on Wednesday)

"Thou/Thy" Version
Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts (sung on Wednesday)
Bridegroom Matins (sung on Wednesday)

April 14

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

April 15

Great and Holy Saturday

"You/Your" Version
Vespers (served on Friday Afternoon)
Vespers with the Divine Liturgy of St Basil the Great (sung on Saturday)

"Thou/Thy" Version
Vespers (served on Friday Afternoon)
Vespers with the Divine Liturgy of St Basil the Great (sung on Saturday)

April 17

Bright Monday
Hieromartyr Simeon and those with him

"You/Your" Version
Vespers of Pascha (sung on Sunday)
Divine Liturgy (celebrated on Monday)

"Thou/Thy" Version
Vespers of Pascha (sung on Sunday)
Divine Liturgy (celebrated on Monday)

April 18

Bright Tuesday
Iveron Icon of the Most Holy Theotokos

"You/Your" Version
Vespers (served on Monday evening)
Divine Liturgy (celebrated on Tuesday)

"Thou/Thy" Version
Vespers (served on Monday evening)
Divine Liturgy (celebrated on Tuesday)

April 19

Bright Wednesday
Venerable John of the Ancient Caves in Palestine

"You/Your" Version
Vespers (served on Tuesday evening)
Divine Liturgy (celebrated on Wednesday)

"Thou/Thy" Version
Vespers (served on Tuesday evening)
Divine Liturgy (celebrated on Wednesday)

April 20

Bright Thursday
Venerable Theodore the Hermit

"You/Your" Version
Vespers (served on Wednesday evening)
Divine Liturgy (celebrated on Thursday)

"Thou/Thy" Version
Vespers (served on Wednesday evening)
Divine Liturgy (celebrated on Thursday)

April 21

Bright Friday
The Life-Giving Spring of the Most-holy Theotokos

"You/Your" Version
Vespers (served on Thursday evening)
Divine Liturgy (celebrated on Friday)

"Thou/Thy" Version
Vespers (served on Thursday evening)
Divine Liturgy (celebrated on Friday)

April 22

Bright Saturday
St Theodore the Sykeote

"You/Your" Version
Vespers (served on Friday evening)
Divine Liturgy (celebrated on Saturday)

"Thou/Thy" Version
Vespers (served on Friday evening)
Divine Liturgy (celebrated on Saturday)

April 23

Antipascha. Second Sunday of Pascha/Tone 1
St Thomas Sunday
Holy Glorious Greatmartyr George

April 25

Day of Rejoicing
Holy Apostle and Evangelist Mark

April 30

Third Sunday of Pascha/Tone 2
Holy Myrrhbearing Women
Holy Apostle James, the brother of St John the Theologian