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Troparia

Transfiguration, Troparion (chant)

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Troparia (Apolytikia) of Feasts & Forefeasts

Apolytikion for the Feast of the Transfiguration of Christ (6 August).  "When thou, O Christ our God, wast transfigured on the mountain . . . ."

Menaion - 07 July

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Menaion - Kazan's Byzantine Project (12 volumes)

Festal hymnody for offices and Divine Liturgy for the month of July. This music is from the Byzantine Menaion Project by Basil Kazan. The music is type-set, properly accented and barred, with ison, and rubrics and instructions added in, along with special melodies noted.

Joseph of Damascus, Apolytikion

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Troparia (Apolytikia) of the Saints

Apolytikion for St. Joseph of Damascus, 10 July.

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Come O ye faithful let us honor the martyr of Christ; Vespers; Matins; Divine Liturgy of St. John Chrysoston; Apolytikion for St. Joseph of Damascus; Rassem El-Massih; Byzantine Chant Tone 5

Apolytikia for the Sunday of the Myrrh-Bearing Women

Apolytikia for the third Sunday of Paschaltide (2nd Sunday after Pascha), the Sunday of the Myrrh-Bearing Women.  Updated 3/31/17.  "When thou didst submit thyself unto death . . . ."  and "The pious Joseph . . . ."  and "Verily, the angel came to the tomb . . . ."

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When thou didst submit thyself unto death; The pious Joseph; Verily the angel came to the tomb; Sunday of the Myrrh-Bearing Women; Second Sunday of Paschaltide; Tone 2; B. Kazan

Give Me This Stranger

This hymn is sung on Great and Holy Friday night (Orthros of Holy Saturday), after the procession with the bier, as people are coming back into church, or at the end of the service. It is in both Western and Byzantine notation.

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When he saw that the sun had hidden its rays; Matins for Holy Saturday; Holy Friday Lamentations Service; Lamentations Processional

Troparion of the Icon Not Made By Hands (Holy Napkin)

This Apolytikion is sung on August 16 for this commemoration, as well as on the 1st Sunday of Lent, Tone/Mode 2.  "Thy pure image . . . ."

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Thy pure image do we venerate O Good One; Vespers; Matins; The Divine Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom; Apolytikion for Sunday of Orthodoxy

Elevation (Exaltation) of the Cross, Apolytikion (chant)

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Troparia (Apolytikia) of Feasts & Forefeasts

This Apolytikion (Troparion) is sung on the Feast of the Elevation of the Cross (September 14th), the 3rd Sunday of Lent, and on the Feast of the Procession of the Holy Cross (August 1st), Tone/Mode 1.  It is written in Western and Byzantine notation.  "O Lord, save thy people . . . ."  Updated 3/1/17.

Elisha (Elisseus), Troparion of

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Troparia (Apolytikia) of the Saints

This troparion is sung on June 14.  It is also the same troparion sung on July 20 for St. Elias.

Open To Me The Doors of Repentance

These reverential troparia are sung during Matins (Orthros) from the Sunday of the Pharisee and Publican to the 5th Sunday of Lent.

Unto the Mother of God

This troparion is sung in the beginning of the Paraklesis service; also known as "To God's Birthgiver let us run now most earnestly..."

John Chrysostom, Apolytikion of

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Troparia (Apolytikia) of the Saints

His Feast Day is November 13th.  This is the official version sung by SOYO in conjunction with their initial prayer service.

Paramon of Theophany (Epiphany), Apolytikion

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Troparia (Apolytikia) of Feasts & Forefeasts

Troparion sung on January 5th.  Prosomion "Joseph was amazed," soft chromatic version.  "River Jordan was turned back . . . ."

Forefeast of Theophany (Epiphany), Apolytikion

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Troparia (Apolytikia) of Feasts & Forefeasts

Troparion sung from January 2nd - 4th.  Prosomion "Joseph was amazed," soft chromatic version.  "Be thou ready, Zabulon; prepare thyself, O Nephthalim . . . ."

Paramon of the Nativity of Christ, Apolytikion

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Troparia (Apolytikia) of Feasts & Forefeasts

Troparion sung on December 24th.  Prosomion "Joseph was amazed," soft chromatic version.  "As the fruit of David's seed . . . ."

Prefeast of the Nativity of Christ, Apolytikion

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Troparia (Apolytikia) of Feasts & Forefeasts

Troparion sung from December 20th - 23rd, Prosomion "Joseph was amazed," soft chromatic version.  "Make ready, O Bethlehem . . . ."

Apostles, Troparion of the

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Troparia (Apolytikia) of the Saints

This is used for the Apostles as a whole, as on their feast day of June 30th.

Prophets, Troparion of

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Troparia (Apolytikia) of the Saints

Most of the Prophets are included here with the different settings for each of their names.

Stephen of Palestine, Troparion of

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Troparia (Apolytikia) of the Saints

This is the Venerable Stephen of Mar Sabbas Monastery of Palestine. Feast day is October 28th.

John the Theologian/Divine/Apostle/Evangelist, Troparion of

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Troparia (Apolytikia) of the Saints

This troparion is sung on May 8th and September 26th.

John the Theologian/Divine/Apostle/Evangelist, Troparion of

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Troparia (Apolytikia) of the Saints

This troparion is sung on May 8th and September 26th.

John Chrysostom, Troparion of

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Troparia (Apolytikia) of the Saints

Feast Day is November 13th. This is also sung after his Paschal homily is read on Pascha.

Euphemia, Troparion of

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Troparia (Apolytikia) of the Saints

Feast day is July 11th.

Mark, Troparion of

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Troparia (Apolytikia) of the Saints

Feast Day is April 25th

George, Apolytikion (Troparion)

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Troparia (Apolytikia) of the Saints

Byzantine chant version. Feast day is April 23rd.  "Since thou art a liberator . . . ."  Updated 3/29/17.

Raphael, Troparion of

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Troparia (Apolytikia) of the Saints

Feast Day is first Saturday of November

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