Ss. Athanasius and Cyril of Alexandria
34th Sunday after Pentecost / Tone 1
Vespers: Blessed is the man.
Lord I have Cried, Tone 1, on 10: Octoechos 4; St. Athanasius 3 (Thou didst undergo persecution); St. Cyril 3 (With the staff of thy teaching); G: St. Athanasius (Let us all hymn Athanasius); 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: St. Athanasius (Again doth the golden Nile); N: Theotokion, Tone 3 (Through the divine Spirit).
Troparia: O Theotokos and Virgin x3.
Matins: God is the Lord, Tone 1; Troparia: Resurrection x2; G: Ss. Athanasius and Cyril (Resplendent with works of Orthodoxy); N: Resurrectional Theotokion, Tone 3 (We hymn thee).
After each Kathisma: Sessional hymns from the Octoechos.
Polyeleos; The Evlogitaria (The assembly of angels was amazed).
Hypakoe; Hymns of Ascents; and Prokimenon, Tone 1.
Matins Gospel 1, Matt. 28:16-20 (§116).
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.
St. Athanasius 4 Holy Hierarch Father Athanasius, pray to God for us.
St. Cyril 4 Holy Hierarch Father Cyril, pray to God for us.
Irmos of the canon of the Resurrection, Tone 1.
After Ode 3, Kontakion (Planting Orthodox doctrine) and Ikos of the St. Athanasius; Kontakion (O sacred primates most great) of both Hierarchs; Sessional hymn of the St. Athanasius (As He Who chose thee beforehand); G: St. Cyril (Thou didst denounce the falsehood); N: Theotokion (The awesome mystery of God).
After Ode 6, Kontakion and Ikos of the Resurrection.
At Ode 9, More Honorable.
Holy is the Lord, our God.
Exapostilaria: Resurrection; G: Ss. Athanasius and Cyril (Ye were shown to be most wise initiates); N: Resurrectional Theotokion.
Praises, Tone 1, on 8: Resurrection 8; 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: St. Athanasius & St. Cyril; Kontakion: Resurrection.
Liturgy: Beatitudes on 8, Octoechos 8.
After the entrance: Troparia & Kontakia as in Appendix I, B.
Prokimenon, Tone 1: Let Thy mercy, O Lord, be upon us. & Tone 8: The saints shall boast in glory.
Epistle: Col. 3:12-16 (§258); Heb. 13:7-16 (§334).
Alleluia, Tone 1 & Tone 2 (Tone of the Week & Hierarchs).
Gospel: Luke 18:18-27 (§91); Matt. 5:14-19 (§11).
Communion Hymn: Praise the Lord in the heavens. & Rejoice in the Lord, O ye righteous.