Venerable Euthymius the Great
33rd Sunday after Pentecost / Tone 8
Great Vespers: Blessed is the man.
Lord I have Cried, Tone 8, on 10: Octoechos 4; Saint 6 (O father Euthymius); G: Saint (Dedicated to God); N: Sunday Dogmatic Theotokion in the tone of the week.
Entry; O Gladsome Light; Prokimenon of the day, Tone 6: The Lord is King.
3 Readings for the Saint.
Litia: Sticheron of the Temple and the stichera of the Saint (Be ye of good cheer)
Aposticha: Octoechos; G: Saint (O venerable father); N: Theotokion in Tone 5 (Thou art the temple and portal).
Troparia: O Theotokos and Virgin x2; Saint (Rejoice, O desert) x1.
Matins: God is the Lord, Tone 8; Troparia: Resurrection x2; G: Saint (Rejoice, O desert); N: Resurrectional Theotokion in the 4th tone (The mystery hidden).
After each Kathisma: Sessional hymns from the Octoechos.
Polyeleos and Magnification of the Saint: We bless thee, O venerable father Euthymius, and we honor thy holy memory, O instructor of monks and converser with the angels; The Evlogitaria (The assembly of angels was amazed).
Hypakoe of the Tone; all the Sessional hymns of the Saint.
Hymns of Ascents, and Prokimenon Tone 8.
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.
Saint (both canons) 8 Venerable father Euthymius, pray to God for us.
Irmos of the canon of the Resurrection, Tone 8.
After Ode 3, Kontakion (Creation found joy), Ikos, and Sessional hymns of the Saint (Thou didst spiritually fill the lamp); G/N: Theotokion (O Mistress, as is meet).
After Ode 6, Kontakion and Ikos of the Resurrection.
At Ode 9, More Honorable.
Holy is the Lord, our God.
Exapostilaria: Resurrection; G: Saint (God sanctified thee from thy mother’s womb); N: Resurrectional Theotokion
Praises, Tone 8, on 8: Resurrection 4; Saint 4 (O venerable father Euthymius – with the doxasticon (We honor thee, O Euthymius) and the final two psalm verses: Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of His saints. & Blessed is the man that feareth the Lord; in His commandments shall he greatly delight); 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: Saint; Kontakion: Saint and Resurrection, alternating.
Liturgy: Beatitudes on 10 Octoechos 6; Saint 4, from Ode 3.
After the entrance: Troparia & Kontakia as in Appendix I, A.
Prokimenon, Tone 8: Make your vows. & Tone 7: Precious in the sight of the Lord.
Epistle: I Tim. 4:9-15 (§285 mid.); Heb. 13:17-21 (§335).
Alleluia, Tone 8 & Tone 6.
Gospel: Luke 19:1-10 (§94); Luke 6:17-23 (§24).
Communion Hymn: Praise the Lord in the heavens & In everlasting remembrance.