St. Jonah of Manchuria
18th Sunday After Pentecost / Tone 1
Great Vespers: Blessed is the man.
Lord I have Cried, Tone 1, on 10: Octoechos 4; Hierarch 6 (Clothed in the angelic habit); G: Hierarch (O holy father Jonah); 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 Hierarch.
Litia: Sticheron of the Temple and the stichera of the Hierarch (Come, ye assemblies of the Orthodox)
Aposticha: Octoechos; G: Hierarch (A good shepherd and fervent teacher); N: Theotokion in tone 8 (O unwedded Virgin).
Troparia: O Theotokos and Virgin x2; Hierarch (Thou wast a good pastor for the Russian people) x1.
Matins: God is the Lord, Tone 1; Troparia: Resurrection x2; G: Hierarch (Thou wast a good pastor for the Russian people); N: Resurrectional Theotokion, Tone 4 (The mystery hidden).
After each Kathisma: Sessional hymns from the Octoechos.
Polyeleos and Magnification of the Hierarch: We magnify thee, O holy hierarch, father Jonah, and we honor, thy holy memory, for thou dost pray for us to Christ our God; The Evlogitaria (The assembly of angels was amazed).
Hypakoe of the Tone; all the Sessional hymns of the Hierarch.
Hymns of Ascents, and Prokimenon Tone 1.
Matins Gospel 7, John 20:1-10 (§63).
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.
Hierarch 8 Holy Hierarch Father Jonah, pray to God for us.
Irmos of the canon of the Resurrection, Tone 1.
After Ode 3, Kontakion (Taking care for their daily needs), Ikos, and Sessional hymns of the Hierarch (Though afflicted by tribulations); G/N: Theotokion (In the fervor of faith I cry out to thee).
After Ode 6, Kontakion and Ikos of the Resurrection.
At Ode 9, More Honorable.
Holy is the Lord, our God.
Exapostilaria: Resurrection; G: Hierarch (As the sun ariseth in the east); N: Resurrectional Theotokion
Praises, Tone 1, on 8: Resurrection 4; Hierarch 4 (O holy father Jonah – with the doxasticon (O good and faithful servant) and the final two psalm verses: Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of His saints. & Thy priests shall be clothed with righteousness, and Thy righteous shall rejoice); 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: Hierarch; Kontakion: Hierarch and Resurrection, alternating.
Liturgy: Beatitudes on 10 Octoechos 6; Hierarch 4, from Ode 3.
After the entrance: Troparia & Kontakia as in Appendix I, A.
Prokimenon, Tone 1: Let Thy mercy, O Lord, be upon us. & Tone 1: My mouth shall speak wisdom.
Epistle: II Cor. 9:6-11 (§188); Heb. 13: 17-21 (§335).
Alleluia, Tone 1 & Tone 2.
Gospel: Luke 7:11-16 (§30); John 10: 9-16 (§36).
Communion Hymn: Praise the Lord in the heavens & In everlasting remembrance.