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!

July 30

8th Sunday after Pentecost/Tone 7
Apostles Silas and Silvanus of the Seventy, and those with them

“You / Your” Version

August 1

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

August 6

9th Sunday after Pentecost
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 12

August 12
Afterfeast of the Transfiguration
St Tikhon, Bishop of Voronezh, Wonderworker of Zadonsk
(transferred from August 13)

August 13

10th Sunday after Pentecost/Tone 1
Leavetaking of the Feast of the Transfiguration
St Tikhon, Bishop of Voronezh, Wonderworker of Zadonsk, transferred to August 12

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 20

11th Sunday after Pentecost/Tone 2
Afterfeast of the Dormition
Prophet Samuel

August 27

12th Sunday after Pentecost/Tone 3
Venerable Pimen the Great

August 29

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