Holy Martyrs Trophimus, Sabbatius & Dorymedon / Afterfeast of the Exaltation
16th Sunday after Pentecost / Tone 7
Great Vespers: Blessed is the man.
Lord I have Cried, Tone 7, on 10: Octoechos 4; Feast: 3 (The most holy Cross); Martyrs 3 (Desiring to take pleasure in inexhaustible food); G: Feast (Let us clap our hands today); 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/N: Feast (The words of Thy prophets).
Troparia: O Theotokos and Virgin x2; Feast (O Lord, save Thy people) x1.
Matins: God is the Lord, Tone 7; Troparia: Resurrection x2; G: Martyrs (God Who is praised in Trinity); N: Feast.
After each Kathisma: Sessional hymns from the Octoechos.
Blessed are the blameless; Evlogitaria (The assembly of angels was amazed).
Hypakoe, Hymns of Ascents, and Prokimenon, Tone 7.
Matins Resurrectional Gospel 5, Luke 24:12-35 (§113).
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.
Feast 4 Glory, O Lord, to thy precious Cross.
Martyrs 4 Holy Martyrs Trophimus, Sabbatius & Dorymedon, pray to God for us.
Irmos of the Canon of the Resurrection, Tone 7.
After Ode 3, Kontakion (O Thou Who wast lifted up willingly on the Cross) and Ikos of the Feast; Kontakion (As the foundation of athletes), and Sessional hymn of the Martyrs (Having manfully endured the pain); G/N: Feast (Having heaven as Thy throne).
After Ode 6, Kontakion and Ikos of the Resurrection.
At Ode 9, More Honorable.
Holy is the Lord, our God.
Exapostilaria: Resurrection; G/N: Feast (The Cross is the guardian of the whole world).
Praises, Tone 7, on 8: Octoechos 4; Feast 4 (We bow down – from the Matins Aposticha, with the doxasticon (The words of Thy prophets) and Psalm verses); G: Gospel Sticheron; N: Most blessed art thou. After the Great Doxology, the Troparion: Today is salvation; the two remaining Litanies and Sunday Dismissal; First Hour.
Hours: Troparia: Resurrection; G: Feast & Martyrs, alternating; Kontakion: Feast & Resurrection, alternating.
Liturgy: Beatitudes on 10: Octoechos: 6; Feast: 4, from Ode 7.
After the entrance: in a temple of the Lord or of the Theotokos, Troparion of the Resurrection, Feast, and Martyrs; Kontakion of the Resurrection; G: Martyrs; N: Feast.
In a temple of a saint, Troparion of the Resurrection,
Prokimenon Tone 7: Exalt ye the Lord our God.
Epistle: Gal. 2:16-20 (§203); II Cor. 6:1-10 (§181).
Alleluia, Tone 1.
Gospel: Mark 8:34-9:1 (§37); Matt. 25:14-30 (§105).
Instead of It is truly meet, we sing the refrain Magnify, O my soul, with the Irmos of the Ninth Ode, first canon (O Theotokos, thou art a mystical Paradise).
Communion Hymn: Praise the Lord in the heavens. & The light of Thy countenance, O Lord, hath been signed upon us. Resurrectional Dismissal.