The Holy Unmercenary Healers Cosmas and Damian
4th Sunday After Pentecost / Tone 3
Vespers: Blessed is the man.
Lord I have Cried, Tone 3, on 10: Octoechos 6; Saints 4 (With rays of miracles); G: Saints (Boundless is the grace of the saints); 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: Saints (Ever having Christ working within you); N: Theotokion, Tone 6 (Christ the Lord).
Troparia: O Theotokos and Virgin x3.
Matins: God is the Lord, Tone 3; Troparia: Resurrection x2; G: Saints (O holy unmercenaries); N: Resurrectional Theotokion, Tone 8 (O Good One).
After each Kathisma: Sessional hymns from the Octoechos.
Blessed are the blameless; The Evlogitaria (The assembly of angels was amazed).
Hypakoe; Hymns of Ascents; and Prokimenon, Tone 3.
Matins Gospel 4, Luke 24:1-12 (§112).
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.
Cross & Resurrection 2 Glory, O Lord, to Thy precious Cross and Resurrection.
Theotokos 2 O Most Holy Theotokos, save us.
Saints 6 Holy unmercenaries Cosmas and Damian, pray to God for us.
Irmos of the Canon of the Resurrection, Tone 3.
After Ode 3, Kontakion (Having received the grace of healings) and Ikos; Sessional hymn of the Saints (Bestowers of healing); G: Saints (Shining forth rays of heavings); N: Theotokion (All of us, the race of men).
After Ode 6, Kontakion and Ikos of the Resurrection.
At Ode 9, More Honorable.
Holy is the Lord, our God.
Exapostilaria: Resurrection; G: Saints (What speech sufficeth); N: Resurrectional Theotokion.
Praises, Tone 3, on 8: Resurrection 4; Saints 4 (Having received the grace of healings – with the Doxasticon (Possessed of a wellspring of healings) and the final two psalm verses: In the saints that are in His earth hath the Lord been wondrous; He hath wrought all his desires in them. & Behold, what is so good or so joyous as for brethren to dwell together in unity?); 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: Saints; Kontakion: Resurrection.
Liturgy: Beatitudes on 10 Octoechos: 6; Saints: 4, from Ode 3.
After the entrance: Troparia & Kontakia as in Appendix I, B.
Prokimenon, Tone 3: O chant unto our God, chant ye. & Tone 4: In the saints that are in His earth hath the Lord been wondrous.
Epistle: Rom. 6:18-23 (§93); I Cor. 12:27-13:8 (§153).
Alleluia, Tone 3 & 4.
Gospel: Matt. 8:5-13 (§25); Matt. 10:1,5-8 (§34 mid).
Communion Hymn: Praise the Lord in the heavens. & Rejoice in the Lord, O ye righteous.