Nun Martyr Anastasia the Roman / Saint Abramius the Recluse

24th Sunday after Pentecost / Tone 7


Vespers: Blessed is the man.

Lord I have Cried, Tone 7, on 10: Octoechos 4; Nun Martyr 3 (O all-praised martyr and athlete); Saint 3 (O divinely wise father Abramius); G/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.

Troparia: O Theotokos and Virgin x3.


Matins: God is the Lord, Tone 7; Troparia: Resurrection x1; Nun Martyr (Thy ewe-lamb Anastasia); G: Saint (In thee, O father); N: Resurrectional Theotokion, Tone 8 (O good one).

After each Kathisma: Sessional hymns from the Octoechos.

Polyeleos; The Evlogitaria (The assembly of angels was amazed).

Hypakoe; Hymns of Ascents; and Prokimenon, Tone 7.

Matins Gospel 2, Mark 16:1-8 (70).

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.

Nun Martyr 4 Venerable Martyr Anastasia, pray to God for us.

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

Irmos of the canon of the Resurrection, Tone 7.

Katavasia: I shall open my mouth


After Ode 3, Kontakion (On earth thou wast shone) and Ikos of the Saint; Kontakion (Cleansed by the waters of virginity) and Sessional hymn of the Nun Martyr (With the dew of asceticism); G: Saint (Emulating Abraham of old); N: Theotokion (To the path of repentance).

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 7, on 8: Resurrection 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: Nun Martyr & Saint, alternating; Kontakion: Resurrection.


Liturgy: Beatitudes on 8, Octoechos 8.

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

Prokimenon, Tone 7: The Lord will give strength unto His people. & Tone 7: Precious in the sight of the Lord.

Epistle: Eph. 2:14-22 (221); Gal. 5:22-6:2 (213).

Alleluia, Tone 7.

Gospel: Luke 8:26-39 (38); Matt. 11:27-30 (43).

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

Resurrectional Dismissal.