Hieromartyr Gregory of Armenia
17th Sunday After Pentecost / Tone 8
Note: If the rector so directs, a Polyeleos-rank service may be served for St. Michael, First Metropolitan of Kiev. See ODS, §1D.
Vespers: Blessed is the man.
Lord I have Cried, Tone 8, on 10: Octoechos 6; Hieromartyr 4 (Having dyed thy sacred vesture); G: Hieromartyr (Who can recount); 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: Hieromartyr (Noetically entering); N: Theotokion, Tone 6 (Christ the Lord).
Troparia: O Theotokos and Virgin x3.
Matins: God is the Lord, Tone 8; Troparia: Resurrection x2; G: Hieromartyr (As thou didst share in the ways of the Apostles); N: Resurrectional Theotokion, Tone 4 (The mystery hidden).
After each Kathisma: Sessional hymns from the Octoechos.
Polyeleos; The Evlogitaria (The assembly of angels was amazed).
Hypakoe; Hymns of Ascents; and Prokimenon, Tone 8.
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 2 Glory, O Lord, to Thy precious Cross and Resurrection.
Theotokos 2 O Most Holy Theotokos, save us.
Hieromartyr 6 Hieromartyr Gregory, pray to God for us.
Irmos of the Canon of the Resurrection, Tone 8.
After Ode 3, Kontakion (O ye faithful) and Ikos; Sessional hymn of the Hieromartyr (Having brightly illumined thy soul); G/N: Theotokion (Though I love sin, I beseech thee).
After Ode 6, Kontakion and Ikos of the Resurrection.
At Ode 9, More Honorable.
Holy is the Lord, our God.
Exapostilaria: Resurrection; G: Hieromartyr (Let us praise the glorious Gregory); N: Resurrectional Theotokion.
Praises, Tone 8, on 8: Resurrection 8; 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: Hieromartyr; Kontakion: Resurrection.
Liturgy: Beatitudes on 10 Octoechos: 6; Hieromartyr: 4, from Ode 3.
After the entrance: Troparia & Kontakia as in Appendix I, B.
Prokimenon, Tone 8: Make your vows. & Tone 7: Precious in the sight of the Lord.
Epistle: II Cor. 6:16-7:1 (§182 mid); I Cor. 16:13-24 (§166).
Alleluia, Tone 8 & 2.
Gospel: Luke 6:31-36 (§26); Matt. 24:42-47 (§103).
Communion Hymn: Praise the Lord in the heavens. & In everlasting remembrance.