Martyrs Photius and Anicetas / Afterfeast of the Transfiguration

10th Sunday After Pentecost / Tone 1


Great Vespers: Blessed is the man.

Lord I have Cried, Tone 1, on 10: Octoechos 4; Feast: 3 (Let us zealously approach Mount Tabor from the Vespers Aposticha); Martyrs 3 (Ye were not daunted); G: Feast (The cloud of the Law); 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 (Disclosing a little of the radiance).

Troparia: O Theotokos and Virgin x2; Feast (Thou wast transfigured) x1.


Matins: God is the Lord, Tone 1; Troparia: Resurrection x2; G: Martyrs (In their 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 1.

Matins Gospel 10, John 21:1-14 (66).

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 (2nd Canon) 4 Glory to Thee, our God, glory to Thee.

Martyrs 4 Holy martyrs Photius and Anicetas, pray to God for us.

Irmos of the Canon of the Resurrection, Tone 1.

Katavasia: The choirs of Israel passed dry-shod.

After Ode 3, Kontakion (On the mount Thou wast transfigured) and Ikos of the Feast; Sessional hymn of the Martyrs (Having brought down the uprisings of the enemy); G/N: Feast (The effulgence of Thy divine glory).

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 1, on 8: Octoechos 4; Feast 4 (Thou didst shine forth from the Matins Aposticha, with the doxasticon (Tabor, the mountain of God) and the Psalm verses); G: Gospel Sticheron; N: Most blessed art thou. After the Great Doxology, the Troparion: Today is salvation; 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 7.

After the entrance: in a temple of the Lord, Troparion of the Resurrection, and Feast; Martyr; G: Kontakion of the Resurrection; N: Feast.

In a temple of the Theotokos, Troparion of the Resurrection, Feast, Temple, Martyr; Kontakion of the Resurrection; G: Feast; N: Temple.

In a temple of a saint, Troparion of the Resurrection; Feast; Temple, Martyr; Kontakion of the Resurrection; G: Temple; N: Forefeast.

Prokimenon, Tone 1: Let Thy mercy, O Lord, be upon us. & Tone 4: How magnified are Thy works, O Lord!

Epistle: I Cor. 4:9-16 (131).

Alleluia, Tone 1 & Tone 8.

Gospel: Matt. 17:14-23 (72).

Instead of It is truly meet, we sing the refrain Magnify, O my soul, with the Irmos of the first canon of the 9th Ode (Thy birthgiving was undefiled).

Communion Hymn: Praise the Lord in the heavens. & O Lord, in the light of Thy face.

Resurrectional Dismissal.