Martyr Eusignius of Antioch/ Forefeast of the Transfiguration
9th Sunday After Pentecost / Tone 8
Great Vespers: Blessed is the man.
Lord I have Cried, Tone 8, on 10: Octoechos 4; Forefeast: 3 (Come, let us go up with Jesus); Martyr 3 (Dyed in the blood of thy flesh); G: Forefeast (Come, let us ascend); N: Sunday Dogmatic in the tone of the week.
Entry; O Gladsome Light; Prokimenon of the day, Tone 6: The Lord is King.
Aposticha: Octoechos; G/N: Forefeast (O Christ God Who wast transfigured).
Troparia: O Theotokos and Virgin x3.
Matins: God is the Lord, Tone 8; Troparia: Resurrection x2; G/N: Forefeast (Let us go forth).
After each Kathisma: Sessional hymns from the Octoechos.
Blessed are the blameless; Evlogitaria (The assembly of angels was amazed).
Hypakoe, Hymns of Ascents, and Prokimenon, Tone 8.
Matins Gospel 9, John 20:19-31 (§65).
Having beheld the resurrection; Psalm 50; G: Through the prayers of the apostles; N: Through the prayers of the Theotokos; Have mercy on me, O God; Jesus having risen. Save, O God, Thy people.
Canon: Resurrection 4 Glory to Thy Holy Resurrection, O Lord.
Theotokos 2 O Most Holy Theotokos, save us.
Forefeast 4 Glory to Thee, our God, glory to Thee.
Martyr 4 Holy martyr Eusignius, pray to God for us.
Irmos of the canon of the Resurrection, Tone 8.
After Ode 3, Kontakion (Human nature is made divinely luminous) and Ikos of the Forefeast; Sessional hymn of the Martyr (Let us praise the martyr Eusignius); G/N: Forefeast (Prepare thyself now, O Tabor!).
After Ode 6, Kontakion and Ikos of the Resurrection.
At Ode 9, More Honorable.
Holy is the Lord, our God.
Exapostilaria: Resurrection; G/N: Forefeast (He Who created the sky).
Praises, Tone 8, on 8: Octoechos 4; Forefeast 4 (Celebrating this day – from the Matins Aposticha, with the doxasticon (Moses who beheld God) and the Psalm verses); G: Gospel Sticheron; N: Most blessed art thou. After the Great Doxology, the Troparion: Having risen; the two remaining Litanies and Resurrectional Dismissal; First Hour.
Hours: Troparia: Resurrection; G: Forefeast; Kontakion: Forefeast & Resurrection, alternating.
Liturgy: Beatitudes on 10: Octoechos: 6; Forefeast: 4, from Ode 3.
After entrance: in a temple of the Lord, Troparion of the Resurrection, and Forefeast; G: Kontakion of the Resurrection; N: Forefeast.
In a temple of the Theotokos, Troparion of the Resurrection, Forefeast, and Temple; Kontakion of the Resurrection; G: Forefeast; N: Temple.
In a temple of a saint, Troparion of the Resurrection; Forefeast; Temple; Kontakion of the Resurrection; G: Temple; N: Forefeast.
Prokimenon, Tone 8: Make your vows.
Epistle: I Cor. 3:9-17 (§128).
Alleluia, Tone 8.
Gospel: Matt. 14:22-34 (§59).
Communion Hymn: Praise the Lord in the heavens.