Translation of the Relics of Ss. Cyrus and John
3rd Sunday After Pentecost / Tone 2
Vespers: Blessed is the man.
Lord I have Cried, Tone 2, on 10: Octoechos 6; Saints 4 (With hymns let us all honor); G: Saints (Two martyrs have shone forth); 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: Saints (Come, ye assembly); N: Theotokion, Tone 2 (O new wonder).
Troparia: O Theotokos and Virgin x3.
Matins: God is the Lord, Tone 2; Troparia: Resurrection x2; G: Saints (O Christ God); N: Resurrectional Theotokion, Tone 5 (Rejoice, impassible gate).
After each Kathisma: Sessional hymns from the Octoechos.
Blessed are the blameless; The Evlogitaria (The assembly of angels was amazed).
Hypakoe; Hymns of Ascents; and Prokimenon, Tone 2.
Matins Gospel 3, Mark 16:9-20 (§71).
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.
Saints 6 Holy unmercenaries Cyrus and John, pray to God for us.
Irmos of the Canon of the resurrection, Tone 2.
After Ode 3, Kontakion (Receiving the gift of miracles) and Ikos; Sessional hymn of the Saints (Trampling underfoot); 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: Saints (O wonder-working luminaries); N: Resurrectional Theotokion.
Praises, Tone 2, 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 Sunday Dismissal; First Hour.
Hours: Troparia: Resurrection; G: Saints; Kontakion: Resurrection.
Liturgy: Beatitudes on 10 Octoechos 6; Saints 4, from Ode 3.
After the entrance: Troparia & Kontakia as in Appendix I, B.
Prokimenon, Tone 2: The Lord is my strength and my song. & Tone 4: In the saints that are in His earth.
Epistle: Rom. 5:1-10 (§88); I Cor. 12:27-13:8 (§153).
Alleluia, Tone 2 (Tone of the Week & Saints).
Gospel: Matt. 6:22-33 (§18); Matt. 10:1,5-8 (§34 mid).
Communion Hymn: Praise the Lord in the heavens. & Rejoice in the Lord, O ye righteous.