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!

February 25

First Sunday of Great Lent/Tone 5
Sunday of Orthodoxy
St Tarasius, Archbishop of Constantinople

February 27

Repose of St Raphael, Bishop of Brooklyn
Vespers, sung on Monday

February 28

Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts (sung on Tuesday)
[St Raphael, Bishop of Brooklyn]

March 1

Martyr Eudoxia of Heliopolis
Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts (sung on Wednesday)

March 3

Second Saturday of Great Lent – Memorial Saturday
Martyr Eutropius of Amasea and those with him

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

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

March 4

Second Sunday of Great Lent/Tone 6
St Gregory Palamas

March 8

St Theophylactus, Bishop of Nicomedia
Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts (sung on Wednesday)

March 9

Holy Forty Martyrs of Sebaste
Vespers (sung on Thursday)

March 10

Third Saturday of Great Lent – Memorial Saturday
[Holy Forty Martyrs of Sebaste]
Martyr Quadratus and those with him

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

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

March 11

Third Sunday of Great Lent/Tone 7
Veneration of the Cross

March 12

Monday of the Fourth Week of the Great Fast
Venerable Theophanes the Confessor
Vespers (sung on Sunday)

March 15

Martyr Agapius and those with him
Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts (sung on Wednesday)

March 17

Fourth Saturday of Great Lent – Memorial Saturday
Venerable Alexius the Man of God

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

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

March 18

Fourth Sunday of Great Lent/Tone 8
St John of “The Ladder” (Climacus)

March 19

Monday of the Fifth Week of the Great Fast
Martyrs Chrysanthus and Daria
Vespers (sung on Sunday)

March 22

Great Kanon of St Andrew of Crete
Hieromartyr Basil of Ancyra
Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts (sung on Wednesday)

March 23

Martyr Nikon and 199 disciples with him
Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts (sung on Thursday)

March 24

Fifth Saturday of Great Lent
Saturday of the Akathist to the Most Holy Theotokos
Forefeast of Annunciation

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

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

March 25

Fifth Sunday of Great Lent/Tone 1
St Mary of Egypt
Annunciation of our Most-holy Lady, Theotokos and ever-virgin Mary

March 26

Monday of the Sixth Week of the Great Fast
Leavetaking of the Annunciation
Synaxis of the Archangel Gabriel
Vespers (sung on Sunday)

March 29

Hieromartyr Mark
Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts (sung on Wednesday)

March 31

Lazarus Saturday
Repose of St Innocent, Enlightener of the Aleuts and Apostle to the Americas

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

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