Great and Holy Saturday, Troparia, Tone II — Noble Joseph … When Thou, the Deathless Life, didst go down to death, then didst Thou slay hell by the lightning flash of Thy Divinity. And when Thou didst raise the dead from the lower world, all the Powers of Heaven cried aloud: Christ our God, Giver […]
Great and Holy Friday, Troparion, Tone IV — Thou hast redeemed us from the curse of the Law by Thy precious Blood. By being nailed to the Cross and pierced with the Spear, Thou hast poured immortality on mankind. O our Saviour, glory to Thee.
Kontakion, Tone VIII — Come, let us all praise Him […]
Great and Holy Thursday, Troparion, Tone VIII — When Thy glorious Disciples were enlightened at the supper by the feet washing, then the impious Judas was darkened with the disease of avarice, and he delivered Thee, the Just Judge, to the lawless judges. See, O lover of money, this man through money came to […]
Great and Holy Monday, Troparion, Tone VIII — Behold, the Bridegroom is coming in the middle of the night, and blessed is the servant whom He shall find awake and watching, but unworthy is he whom He shall find idle and careless. Beware, then, my soul, lest thou be weighed down with sleep, lest thou […]
Entry of our Lord into Jerusalem, or Palm Sunday, Troparion, Tone I — Thou didst give a pledge of the general resurrection before Thy Passion, O Christ our God, by raising Lazarus from the dead. Therefore, we too, like the children, carry the symbols of victory and cry to Thee, the Vanquisher of death: Hosanna […]
Lazarus Saturday, Troparion, Tone I — Thou didst give a pledge of the general resurrection before Thy Passion, O Christ our God, by raising Lazarus from the dead. Therefore, we too, like the children, carry the symbols of victory and cry to Thee, the Vanquisher of death: Hosanna in the Heights! Blessed is He Who […]
The Fifth Sunday of Great Lent: Venerable Mary of Egypt, Troparion, Tone VIII — In thee, O Mother, was carefully preserved what is according to the Image. For thou didst take the Cross and follow Christ. By so doing thou didst teach us to disregard the flesh, for it passes away, but to care for […]
Annunciation, Troparion, Tone IV — Today is the crown of our salvation,/ and the revelation of the mystery which is from before the ages!/ The Son of God becometh the Son of the Virgin,/ and Gabriel announceth the glad tidings of grace./ Wherefore, with him let us cry out to the Theotokos:/ Rejoice, O thou […]
The Fourth Sunday of Great Lent: Venerable John Lestvichnik, Troparion, Tone I — Thou didst prove to be a freeman of the desert, an angel in a body, and a wonder-worker, O our God – bearing Father John. By fasting, vigil and prayer thou didst obtain heavenly gifts, and thou healest the sick and the […]
Adoration of Cross, Troparion, Tone I — O Lord, save Thy people and bless Thine inheritance. Grant victory over their enemies to Orthodox Christians, and protect Thy people with Thy Cross.
Kontakion, Tone IV — O Christ our God, Who wast voluntarily lifted up on the Cross, grant Thy mercies to Thy new people named […]