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!

August 1

Procession of the Honorable Wood of the Life-giving Cross of the Lord
Holy Seven Maccabean Martyrs

August 4

7h Sunday after Pentecost/Tone 6
Holy Seven Youths of Ephesus

August 6

Holy Transfiguration of our Lord God and Savior Jesus Christ

August 9

Afterfeast of the Transfiguration
Glorification of Venerable Herman of Alaska, Wonderworker of All America

August 11

8th Sunday after Pentecost/Tone 7
Afterfeast of the Transfiguration
Holy Martyr and Archdeacon Euplus of Catania

August 13

Leavetaking of the Feast of the Transfiguration
St Tikhon, Bishop of Voronezh, Wonderworker of Zadonsk

August 15

Dormition of our Most Holy Lady the Theotokos and Ever-Virgin Mary

August 16

Afterfeast of the Dormition
Translation of the Image “Not-made by hand” of our Lord Jesus Christ

August 18

9th Sunday after Pentecost/Tone 8
Afterfeast of the Dormition
Martyrs Florus and Laurus of Illyria

August 25

10th Sunday after Pentecost/Tone 1
Return of the Relics of the Apostle Bartholomew
Holy Apostle Titus of the Seventy

August 29

Beheading of the Holy Glorious Prophet, Forerunner, and Baptist John