The Holy Martyr and Archdeacon Lawrence / Afterfeast of the Transfiguration
11th Sunday after Pentecost / Tone 2
Great Vespers: Blessed is the man
Lord I have Cried, Tone 2, on 10: Octoechos 4; Feast: 3 (Thou hast shone forth today); Martyr 3 (Having served the Word blamelessly); G: Feast (When Thou wast transfigured); 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: Feast (Taking Thy disciples up to a lofty mountain).
Troparia: O Theotokos and Virgin x2; Feast (Thou wast transfigured) x1.
Matins: God is the Lord, Tone 2; Troparia: Resurrection x2; G: Martyr (In his sufferings, O Lord); N: Feast.
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 2.
Matins Gospel 11, John 21:15-25 (§67).
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.
Feast (second canon) 4 Glory to Thee, our God, glory to Thee.
Martyr 4 Holy martyr Lawrence, pray to God for us.
Irmos of the canon of the Resurrection, Tone 2.
After Ode 3, Kontakion (On the mount Thou wast transfigured) and Ikos of the Feast; Kontakion (Kindling thy heart with divine fire), Ikos; and Sessional hymn of the Martyr (Having amassed heavenly riches); G/N: Feast (On the holy mountain thou didst show).
After Ode 6, Kontakion and Ikos of the Resurrection.
At Ode 9, More Honorable.
Holy is the Lord, our God.
Exapostilaria: Resurrection; G/N: Feast (O Word, Thou immutable Light).
Praises, Tone 2, on 8: Octoechos 4; Feast 4 (Shining forth past understanding – from the Matins Aposticha, with the doxasticon (O pure and all-holy mistress) 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: Feast & Martyr, Alternating; Kontakion: Feast & Resurrection, alternating.
Liturgy: Beatitudes on 10: Octoechos 6; Feast 4, from Ode 5, first canon.
After entrance in a temple of the Lord, Troparion of the Resurrection, Feast, and Martyr; Kontakion of the Resurrection; G: Martyr; N: Feast.
In a temple of the Theotokos, Troparion of the Resurrection; Feast; Temple; and Martyr; Kontakion of the Resurrection; Feast, G: Martyr; N: Temple.
In a temple of a saint, Troparion of the Resurrection; Feast; Temple; and Martyr; Kontakion of the Resurrection; Temple; G: Martyr; N: Feast.
Prokimenon, Tone 2: The Lord is my strength and my song. & Tone 4: How magnified are Thy works, O Lord!
Epistle: I Cor. 9:2-12 (§141).
Alleluia, Tone 2 & Tone 8.
Gospel: Matt. 18:23-35 (§77).
Instead of It is truly meet, we sing the refrain Magnify, O my soul, with the Irmos of the Ninth Ode, first canon (Thy birthgiving was undefiled).
Communion Hymn: Praise the Lord in the heavens. & O Lord, in the light of Thy face.