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Nativity of the Forerunner (John the Baptist), Apolytikion

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Troparia (Apolytikia) of Feasts & Forefeasts

Troparion sung on June 24th & 25th, Prosomion "Be quick to anticipate."  "O Prophet and Forerunner of Christ God's coming to us . . . ."

Akathist Hymn (Service), Troparion

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Troparia (Apolytikia) of Feasts & Forefeasts

This Troparion is sung on the 5th Friday of Great Lent - "With mystic apprehension..."

Elias (Elijah) the Prophet, Apolytikion

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Elias (Elijah) the Prophet (July 20th)

The Apolytikion of the Holy Prophet Elias, July 20th, Prosomoion "Be quick to anticipate."  "The incarnate Angel and the Prophets' summit and boast . . . ."

Martyr - For a woman, Apolytikion

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Troparia (Apolytikia) of the Saints

General Troparion for any woman martyred saint; Special melody:  "Joseph was amazed" (Dismissal hymn).  "O Lord Jesus, unto Thee Thy lamb..."  Updated 7/10/18.

Martyr(s) - For a man, Troparion

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Troparia (Apolytikia) of the Saints

General Troparion for any male martyred saint(s); special melody of Be quick to anticipate.  "Thy martyr, O Lord . . . ."  (Or, "Thy martyrs, O Lord . . . ."  Updated 6/3/17.

Prefeast of the Presentation of the Theotokos, Troparion

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Troparia (Apolytikia) of Feasts & Forefeasts

Troparion sung on November 20, Prosomion "Be quick to anticipate."  "By blossoming forth the only ever-virgin as fruit . . . ."

Open To Me The Doors of Repentance

The three hymns are sung as the Post-Gospel Hymns for the Triodion, after Psalm 50, from the Sunday of the Pharisee and Publican to the 5th Sunday of Lent.

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Open to me the doors of repentance; Matins; Lenten Matins; Hymns after the Matins Gospel during the Triodion

Joseph was amazed, Original melody

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Special Melody from 1st Orthros Kathisma-Sunday-T4

National Convention and Regional Conference Music for Divine Liturgy and Vespers

CAUTION: This is a 2.0 megabyte file, and may take a while to download at slow speeds.  UPDATED IN PDF FORMAT:  3/21/15.  Updated music and file name 9/23/19.

Many Years - Intonations

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Many Years

Two versions

Lenten Triodion Series

Troparia & Kontakia in Choral & Chant arrangements for the Sundays of the Lenten Triodion, from Pharisee & Publican to the 5th Sunday of Great Lent.  Updated 3/24/17.

Lazarus Saturday & Palm Sunday Series

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Lazarus Saturday & Palm Sunday (Week before Pascha)

Divine Liturgy music for the above, with chant and choral settings for the Antiphons, Entrance Hymn, Troparia, Kontakia, Alleluia, Hymn to the Theotokos, & Communion Hymns.  Updated 3/28/18.

Righteous Simeon the Stylite, Kontakion

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Kontakia of Saints

The Kontakion for the Righteous Simeon the Stylite, September 1st, The Original Melody.  "In seeking the heights . . . ."  Updated 2/6/19.

Prefeast of Theophany (Epiphany), Kontakion

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Kontakia of Feasts & Forefeasts

Kontakion for the Prefeast of Theophany (Epiphany) sung from January 2nd - 5th, Prosomoion "On this day thou hast appeared."  "In the running waters of the Jorday River . . . ."  Updated 1/21/17.

Forefeast of the Nativity of the Theotokos, Kontakion

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Kontakia of Feasts & Forefeasts

Kontakion sung on September 7th.  Prosomoion "On this day the virgin."  "On this day the Virgin Maid, Mary the pure Theotokos . . . ."

Prefeast of the Dormition of the Theotokos, Kontakion

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Kontakia of Feasts & Forefeasts

Kontakion sung on August 14th.  Prosomoion "On this day thou hast appeared."  "In the Immaterial Spirit . . . ."  Updated 1/21/17.

Prefeast of the Annunciation, Kontakion

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Kontakia of Feasts & Forefeasts

Kontakion sung on March 24. Prosomoion "On this day thou hast appeared."  "At the great Archangel's voice . . . ." Updated 1/21/17.

Placing of the Belt of the Theotokos, Kontakion

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Kontakia of Saints

Kontakion sung on August 31-when it falls on a Sunday.  Prosomoion "Thou who wast lifted up."  "O pure Virgin, the Church joyously celebrates . . . ."

Elevation (Exaltation) of the Cross, Kontakion

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Elevation (Exaltation) of the Cross (Sept 14)

This Kontakion is sung from September 14-21, for the Feast of the Elevation of the Holy Cross, The Original Melody: "Thou Who wast raised up . . . ."  Updated 8/30/17.

Kontakion of the Annunciation

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Akathist Hymn (Service)

Kontakion sung on March 25th, and during the Akathist Hymn (Service) - "To Thee The Champion Leader": Standard Archdiocese Version

Nativity of our Lord, Hymn to the Theotokos, chant

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Hymns to the Theotokos

Nativity of our Lord (A), chant version of the Hymn to the Theotokos.  "O my soul, magnify her . . . A mystery I behold . . . ."

Holy Unction Service

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Music for the Sacrament of Holy Unction - sung on Holy Wednesday evening and other times for healing.  UPDATED: 7/2/19, NEW AND CORRECTED MUSIC.

Great Doxology - Tone 8

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Great Doxologies

Sung at the end of Orthros (Matins)

Great Doxology - Tone 7

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Great Doxologies

Sung at the end of Orthros (Matins)

Great Doxology - Tone 6

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Great Doxologies

Sung at the end of Orthros (Matins)

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