Ss. Peter and Febronia of Murom

15th Sunday After Pentecost / Tone 6


Great Vespers: Blessed is the man.

Lord I have Cried, Tone 6, on 10: Octoechos 4; Saints 6 (Come, O ye faithful, and assembling spiritually today); G: Saints (Blessed and thrice blessed is your homeland); 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 Saints.

Aposticha: Octoechos; G: Saints (Rejoice and be glad in the Lord, O city of Murom!); N: Theotokion in Tone 8 (O unwedded Virgin).

Troparia: O Theotokos and Virgin x3.


Matins: God is the Lord, Tone 6; Troparia: Resurrection x2; G: Saints (Having lived well in piety); N: Resurrectional Theotokion, Tone 8 (O Good One).

After each Kathisma: Sessional hymns from the Octoechos.

Polyeleos and Magnification of the Saints: We bless you, O holy wonderworkers Peter and Febronia, and we honor your holy memory; for ye entreat Christ our God in our behalf; The Evlogitaria (The assembly of angels was amazed).

Hypakoe of the Tone; all the Sessional hymns of the Saints.

Hymns of Ascents, and Prokimenon Tone 6.

Matins Gospel 4, Luke 24:1-12 (112).

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.

Saints (1st Canon) 4 Holy righteous Peter and Febronia, pray to God for us.

Saints (2nd Canon) 4 Holy righteous Peter and Febronia, pray to God for us. Irmos of the canon of the Resurrection, Tone 6.

Katavasia: Inscribing the invincible weapon of the Cross.


After Ode 3, Kontakion (Pondering the transitory glory), Ikos, and Sessional hymns of the Saints (O ye faithful, let us hasten); G/N: Theotokion (Christ our God Who became incarnate of thee).

After Ode 6, Kontakion and Ikos of the Resurrection.

At Ode 9, More Honorable.


Holy is the Lord, our God.  

Exapostilaria: Resurrection; G: Saints (O divinely blessed Peter and Febronia); N: Resurrectional Theotokion

Praises, Tone 6, on 8: Resurrection 4; Saints 4 (Like a sun of brilliant splendor with the doxasticon (Come, all ye nations) and the final two psalm verses: Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of His saints. & What shall I render unto the Lord for all that He hath rendered unto me?); 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: Saints; Kontakion: Saints and Resurrection, alternating.


Liturgy: Beatitudes on 10 Octoechos 6; Saints 4, from Ode 3.

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

Prokimenon, Tone 6: Save, O Lord, Thy people. & Tone 7: Precious in the sight of the Lord.

Epistle: II Cor. 4:6-15 (176); Gal. 5:22-6:2 (213).

Alleluia, Tone 6 (Sunday & Saints).

Gospel: Matt. 22:35-46 (92); Matt. 4:25-5:12 (10).

Communion Hymn: Praise the Lord in the heavens & Rejoice in the Lord, O ye righteous.

Resurrectional Dismissal.