Venerable Sisoes the Great

6th Sunday after Pentecost / Tone 5

 

Great Vespers: Blessed is the man.

Lord I have Cried, Tone 5, on 10: Octoechos 7; Saint 3 (Thine all-festive commemoration); G: Saint (We honor thee as the instructor of a multitude of monks); 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: Theotokion in the Octoechos.

Troparia: O Theotokos and Virgin x3.

 

Matins: God is the Lord, Tone 5; Troparia: Resurrection x2; G: Saint (A desert-dweller); N: Resurrectional Theotokion, Tone 1 (When Gabriel announced).

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 5.

Matins Gospel 6, Luke 24:36-53 (114).

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 3 Glory, O Lord, to Thy precious Cross and Resurrection.

Theotokos 3 O Most Holy Theotokos, save us.

Saint 4 Venerable father Sisoes, pray to God for us.

Irmos of the canon of the Resurrection, Tone 5.

Katavasia: I shall open my mouth.

 

After Ode 3, Kontakion (Having struggled), and Sessional hymn of the Saint (Thou didst adorn thy life with abstinence); G/N: Theotokion (O pure Ever-virgin).

After Ode 6, Kontakion and Ikos of the Resurrection.

At Ode 9, More Honorable.

Holy is the Lord, our God.  

Exapostilaria: Resurrection; G/N: Resurrectional Theotokion.

Praises, Tone 5, on 8: Octoechos 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: Saint; Kontakion: Resurrection.

 

Liturgy: Beatitudes on 8, from the Octoechos.

After the entrance: Troparia & Kontakia as in Appendix I, B.

Prokimenon, Tone 5: Thou, O Lord, shalt keep us.

Epistle: Rom. 12:6-14 (110).

Alleluia, Tone 5.

Gospel: Matt. 9:1-8 (29).

Communion Hymn: Praise the Lord from the heavens.

Resurrectional Dismissal.