Lenten Triodion


O Taste and See

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Communion Hymns

Used at Presanctified Liturgies

Alleluias during Lent

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These are the Alleluias sung during Lenten Orthros (Matins) in all 8 tones.

The Great Moses

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Sung on Holy Friday night as the Glory of the Praises for Orthros of Holy Saturday, in the traditional melody of "Inna Mousa."

Kontakion of Annunciation

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Kontakia of Feasts & Forefeasts

Sung on March 25th, the initial Sundays in Lent, and at the Akathist Hymn.

Great Canon of St. Andrew of Crete - Full Version

Music for the Full Version of the Canon, sung on the Fifth Thursday of Lent. Updated 4/9/11.

Kontakion of Annunciation - Arabic

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Kontakia of Feasts & Forefeasts

This hymn is the Arabic version of "To thee the Champion Leader" and is sung on the Sundays during Lent before March 25th,on the Feast of Annunciation, March 25th, itself, and on the Fridays of Lent during the Akathist Hymn.

Great Canon of St. Andrew of Crete - Thursday

Music for Thursday of the first week of Lent. Corrected 3/10/14.

Great Canon of St. Andrew of Crete - Wednesday

Music for Wednesday of the first week of Lent

Great Canon of St. Andrew of Crete - Tuesday

Music for Tuesday of the first week of Lent

Great Canon of St. Andrew of Crete - Monday

Music for Monday of the first week of Lent

Now the Powers of Heaven

New music for SMI, 2010

Troparion of 5th Saturday of Lent

Sung on the 5th Saturday of Great Lent, as well as at the Akathist on the 5th Friday only.

Kontakion of Annunciation

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Kontakia of Feasts & Forefeasts

This is the standard Kontakion of Annunciation, also sung during Great Lent at the Akathist service.

Kontakion of the Annunciation-Arabic

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Akathist Hymn (Service)

This version has the English transliteration to sing this in Arabic. Sung also at the Akathist service. Updated 3/9/09 with ison.

Akathist: Responses for the Canon & Oikoi

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Akathist Hymn (Service)

The response "Most Holy Theotokos, save us" in Tone 4, and the two responses: "Hail, O Bride..." and "Alleluia" in Tone 8, Key of C.  UPDATED 2/5/13.

O Lord of Hosts

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Sung at Great Compline

God Is With Us

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Sung at Great Compline

Kontakion of Meat-Fare Saturday (chant)

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Kontakia during the Lenten Triodion (Pre-Lent & Lent)

"With the saints give rest," sung on the Saturday before Meat-Fare Sunday. Also sung in the Funeral Service (See Funeral Service).

Kontakion of Meat-Fare Saturday (choral)

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Kontakia during the Lenten Triodion (Pre-Lent & Lent)

"With the saints give rest," sung on the Saturday before Meat-Fare Sunday. Also sung in the Funeral Service (See Funeral Service).

Before Thy Cross

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Before Thy Cross

Sung on September 14th and the Third Sunday of Great Lent

Troparion of the Elevation of the Cross

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Troparia of Feasts & Forefeasts

Sung on September 14th and the Third Sunday of Great Lent: Standard Archdiocese Version

All creation rejoices in thee

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Sung as the Hymn to the Theotokos for the Liturgy of St. Basil the Great (January 1st, the Sundays of Great Lent, Holy Thursday & Holy Saturday morning)

Troparion of the 5th Sunday of Great Lent

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Troparia of the Sundays of Great Lent

Sunday of St. Mary of Egypt

Troparion of the 5th Sunday of Great Lent

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Troparia of the Sundays of Great Lent

Sunday of St. Mary of Egypt

Troparion of the 3rd Sunday of Great Lent

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Troparia of the Sundays of Great Lent

Sunday of the Cross