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.
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.