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Gregory Palamas, Apolytikion

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Troparia (Apolytikia) of the Saints

This Apolytikion/Troparion of St. Gregory Palamas, Archbishop of Thessalonica, is sung on the Second Sunday of Lent, as well as his feast day on November 14th, Tone 8/Plagal Fourth Mode.  "O star of Orthodoxy . . . ."

42 martyrs of Amoria in Phrygia, Stichera at "O Lord I have cried"

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Vesperal Stichera

These Stichera are sung at "O Lord I have cried" on March 6th, Tone/Mode 4, with the prosomion "Thou who wast called from on high."  "O right-victorious Martyrs . . . ."

Lenten Apolytikia

These Apolytikia (Troparia) are sung at the end of Lenten Vespers, Tone 5/Plagal First mode.  "Rejoice, O Virgin . . .  O Baptizer of Christ . . . ."  This includes both Western and Byzantine notation. Updated 3/3/17.

Alleluia in Lent - Tone 8

This Alleluia replaces "God is the Lord" during Orthros/Matins on weekdays during the Lenten season.

Sunday after the Presentation of Christ in the Temple, Exaposteilarion

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Exaposteilaria

Sunday after the Presentation of Christ in the Temple, Exaposteilarion, Tone 2/Second Mode, Prosomoion of "Hearken, ye women".

Sunday after the Presentation of Christ in the Temple, Stichera at "O Lord I have cried"

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Vesperal Stichera

Sunday after the Presentation of Christ in the Temple, Stichera at "O Lord I have cried", Tone 4/Fourth Mode, Prosomoia of "Unto them that fear thee".

Presentation of the Lord in the Temple, Stichera at the Praises

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Praises

Stichera at the Praises for the Presentation of the Lord in the Temple, Tone 4/Fourth Mode, Prosomoia of "Unto them that fear thee".

Presentation of the Lord in the Temple, Apolytikion

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Troparia (Apolytikia) of Feasts & Forefeasts

Apolytikion for the Presentation of the Lord in the Temple, Tone 1/First Mode.

The Recovery of the Sacred Relics of the Holy Hieromartyr Ignatius the God-bearer, Stichera at "O Lord I have cried"

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Vesperal Stichera

Stichera at "O Lord I have cried" for The Recovery of the Sacred Relics of the Holy Hieromartyr Ignatius the God-bearer (January 29), Tone 4/Fourth Mode, Prosomoia of "As one valiant".

Saint Timothy the Apostle, Stichera at "O Lord I have cried"

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Vesperal Stichera

Stichera at "O Lord I have cried" for Saint Timothy the Apostle (January 22), Tone 1/First Mode, Prosomoia of "O all-lauded martyrs".

Saint Anastasios the Persian, Stichera at "O Lord I have cried"

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Vesperal Stichera

Stichera at "O Lord I have cried" for Saint Anastasios the Persian (January 22), Tone 1/First Mode, Prosomoia of "O all-lauded martyrs".

Saint Paul of Thebes the Venerable, Stichera at "O Lord I have cried"

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Vesperal Stichera

Stichera at "O Lord I have cried" for the Venerable Paul of Thebes, January 15, Tone 2/Second Mode, Prosomoia, "When he took thee".

Saint John the Hut Dweller, Stichera at "O Lord I have cried"

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Vesperal Stichera

Stichera at "O Lord I have cried" for Saint John the Hut Dweller, January 15, Tone 2/Second Mode, Prosomoia, "When he took thee".

Theophany (Epiphany), Exaposteilarion

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Exaposteilaria

Exaposteilarion for Theophany (Epiphany), January 1, Tone 3/Third Mode, prosomoion of "From the heights our Savior, Christ".

Theophany, Third Kathisma

Third Kathisma for Theophany, January 1, Tone 4/Fourth Mode, prosomoion of "Be quick to anticipate".

Theophany, Second Kathisma

Second Kathisma for Theophany, January 1, Tone 4/Fourth Mode, prosomoion of "Joseph was amazed".

Theophany, First Kathisma

First Kathisma for Theophany, January 1, Tone 3/Third Mode, prosomoion of "Awed by thy beauty".

Circumcision of Christ and Saint Basil the Great, Stichera at the Praises

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Praises

Stichera at the Praises for the Circumcision of Christ and Saint Basil the Great, January 1, Tone 5/Plagal First Mode, Prosomoia of "Rejoice".

Circumcision of Christ, Kontakion

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Kontakia of Feasts & Forefeasts

Kontakion for the Circumcision of Christ, January 1, Tone 3/Third Mode, Prosomoion of "On this day the Virgin".

Circumcision of Christ, Apolytikion

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Troparia (Apolytikia) of Feasts & Forefeasts

Apolytikion for the Circumcision of Christ, January 1, Tone 1/First Mode, Prosomion of "While Gabriel was saying".  "Our human form hast thou taken on thyself without change . . . ."

Saint Basil the Great, Stichera at "O Lord I have cried"

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Vesperal Stichera

Stichera at "O Lord I have cried" for St. Basil the Great, January 1, Tone 4/Fourth Mode, Prosomoia of "Thou who wast called on high".

Nativity of Christ, Exaposteilarion

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Exaposteilaria

Exaposteilarion for the Nativity of Christ (December 25), Tone 3/Third Mode, original melody/automelon of "From the heights our Savior, Christ".  Updated 12/11/16.

Nativity of Christ, Kathismata

Kathismata for Nativity (December 25), Tone 4/Fourth Mode, prosomoia of "Joseph was amazed".

Nativity of Christ (chant), Kontakion

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Kontakia of Feasts & Forefeasts

Kontakion for the Nativity of Christ (December 25), Tone 3/Third Mode, original melody/automelon "On this day". Updated 12/11/16.

Paramon (Eve) of the Nativity, Stichera at the Praises

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Praises

Stichera at the Praises, Forefeast of the Nativity, December 24, Tone 6/Plagal Second Mode, Prosomoia, "Ye angelic hosts".

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