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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.

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He is my helper and protector; Great Compline; Great Canon of St. Andrew of Crete - Thursday

Great Canon of St. Andrew of Crete - Wednesday

Music for Wednesday of the first week of Lent

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He is my helper and protector; Great Compline; Great Canon of St. Andrew of Crete - Wednesday

Great Canon of St. Andrew of Crete - Tuesday

Music for Tuesday of the first week of Lent

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He is my helper and protector; Great Compline; Great Canon of St. Andrew of Crete - Tuesday

Great Canon of St. Andrew of Crete - Monday

Music for Monday of the first week of Lent

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He is my helper and protector; Great Compline; Great Canon of St. Andrew of Crete - Monday

Pre-Communion Psalms

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Psalms

These 3 Psalms (22, 23, & 115 LXX) may be sung before or during Communion.

A Good Word

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Selected verses from Psalm 44, sung as the Polyeleos for Marian feasts.  Click on the MIDI file (Listen) to hear how it sounds.

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A Good Word; Matins; Marian Feasts; Annunciation; Nativity of the Theotokos; Dormition of the Theotokos; Entrance of the Virgin in the Temple; Synaxis of the Theotokos; Protecting Veil of the Theotokos

Katabasiae for the Cross

These Katabasiae are sung in Orthros (Matins) from August 1-13 and August 24-September 21.  They can also be sung at the Sacrament of Baptism, while the baby or child is being clothed.  They are sung in a special Tone 8, similar to the Canon of the Paraklesis.  UPDATED AND CORRECTED, 8/29/13

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Verily Moses having struck with his rod; Matins; Katavasies for the Cross; Summer Katavasies

Euphemia, Troparion of

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Troparia of the Saints

Feast day is July 11th.

Ss. Peter & Paul-Orthros

ORTHROS (Matins) music for the Feast, sung on the day of June 29th. Updated 6/29/2014

Ss. Peter & Paul-Vespers

VESPERS music for the Feast, sung on the evening of June 28th.

Mark, Troparion of

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Troparia of the Saints

Feast Day is April 25th

George, Troparion of

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Troparia of the Saints

Byzantine chant version. Feast day is April 23rd.

Arise, O God

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Sung at the Vesperal Liturgy on Holy Saturday morning

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Arise O God; Divine Liturgy of St. Basil; Holy Saturday

Raphael, Troparion of

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Troparia of the Saints

Feast Day is first Saturday of November

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.

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With mystic apprehension of the divine commandment; Matins; The Divine Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom; Akathist; Akathistos; Salutations; Apolytikion for Fifth Saturday of Great Lent

Anthony, Troparion of

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Troparia of the Saints

His Feast Day is January 17th.

Polyeleos-Psalm 135

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This is the 2nd Polyeleos, Psalm 135, sung in Orthros (Matins) on Major Feasts.

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O give thanks unto the Lord for He is good; Matins; Festal Matins; 2nd Polyeleos for Festal Matins

Polyeleos-Psalm 134

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This is the 1st Polyeleos, Psalm 134, sung in Orthros (Matins) on Major Feasts.

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Praise ye the name of the Lord; Matins; Festal Matins; 1st Polyeleos for Festal Matins

Epiphany of our Lord (Baptism of Christ)

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Feast Day is January 6th.  Also under "Theophany of our Lord Series."

Nicholas, Troparion of

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Troparia of the Saints

This is a chant melody, sung on December 6th, the Feast of St. Nicholas. Updated 6/16/15.

Exaposeilarion of the Nativity of Christ

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Exaposteilaria

This is sung during Matins (Orthros) of the Feast of the Nativity of our Lord Jesus Christ.

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.

Troparion of Pascha

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Troparia of Feasts & Forefeasts

This is the standard Troparion of Pascha, in English, Arabic, and Greek.

Let Our Mouths Be Filled

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Let Our Mouths Be Filled With Thy Praise

Traditional Byzantine chant melody

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