St. Job of Pochaev

21st Sunday After Pentecost / Tone 4


Note: If the rector so directs, a double service may be served for Martyrs Terence and Neonilla & St. Stephen the Sabbaite (See ODS, 1B); or a Doxology-rank service may be served for the Greatmartyr Parasceva (See ODS, 1C).


Great Vespers: Blessed is the man.

Lord I have Cried, Tone 4, on 10: Octoechos 4; Saint 6 (The day of thy commemoration is come); G: Saint (The venerable Job); 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 (Come, all ye assemblies of the Slavs)

Aposticha: Octoechos; G: Saint (O Job our father); N: Theotokion in tone 8 (O unwedded Virgin).

Troparia: O Theotokos and Virgin x2; Saint (Having acquired the patience) x1.


Matins: God is the Lord, Tone 4; Troparia: Resurrection x2; G: Saint (Having acquired the patience); N: Resurrectional Theotokion in the 4th tone (The mystery hidden from before the ages).

After each Kathisma: Sessional hymns from the Octoechos.

Polyeleos and Magnification of the Saint: We bless thee, O Job, our venerable father, and we honor thy holy memory, O instructor of monks and converser with 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 4.

Matins Gospel 10, John 21:1-14 (66).

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 8 Venerable father Job, pray to God for us.

Irmos of the Canon of the Resurrection, Tone 4.

Katavasia, I shall open my mouth.


After Ode 3, Kontakion (Thou wast shown to be a pillar), Ikos, and Sessional hymns of the Saint (Today is the Monastery of Pochaev); G/N: Theotokion (As the most immaculate Bride of the Creator).

After Ode 6, Kontakion and Ikos of the Resurrection.

At Ode 9, More Honorable.


Holy is the Lord, our God.  

Exapostilaria: Resurrection; G: Saint (Let the venerable Job be praised); N: Resurrectional Theotokion

Praises, Tone 4, on 8: Resurrection 4; Saint 4 (Thy struggles shone forth with the doxasticon (Our words to not suffice) 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 4: How magnified are Thy works O Lord. & Tone 7: Precious in the sight of the Lord.

Epistle: Gal. 2:16-20 (203); Gal. 5:22-6:2 (213).

Alleluia, Tone 4 & Tone 6.

Gospel: Luke 8:26-39 (38); Luke 6:17-23 (24).

Communion Hymn: Praise the Lord in the heavens & In everlasting remembrance.

Resurrectional Dismissal.