Twelfth Sunday of Luke

Twelfth Sunday of Luke

The pastoral flute of your theology conquered the trumpets of orators. For it called upon the depths of the Spirit and you were enriched with the beauty of words. Intercede to Christ our God, O Father Gregory, that our souls may be saved. Apolytikion in the First Tone St. Gregory...

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Sunday before Theophany

Sunday before Theophany

O Christ our Master, how shall we Your servants give You worthy honor? For You have renewed us all in the waters. You, O our Saviour, were baptized in Jordan and have sanctified the waters: accepting a servant’s hand upon Your head; You heal the passions of the world. Great...

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O, Only Begotten Son

O, Only Begotten Son

http://radio.myocn.net/podcast/WIST_2013/WIST_131220.mp3 On Worship in Spirit and Truth, we join Dr. Demetrios Katos, as he helps listeners get more out of the Divine Liturgy – and the Christmas season – by examining the hymn “O, Only Begotten Son.”

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Eleventh Sunday of Luke

Eleventh Sunday of Luke

O venerable One, we all praise and entreat you, Eleftherios, Priest-Martyr, comeliness of Priests and exaltation of champions. Deliver from diverse dangers those fervently honoring your memory, interceding unceasingly for us all. +Kontakion in the Second Tone +St. Eleftherios– December 15

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Tenth Sunday of Luke

Tenth Sunday of Luke

O Father, God-bearer, Spyridon, you were proven a champion and Wonder Worker of the First Ecumenical Council. You spoke to the girl in the grave and turned the serpent to gold. And, when chanting your prayers, most sacred One, angels ministered with you. Glory to Him who glorified you; glory...

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Thirteenth Sunday of Luke

Thirteenth Sunday of Luke

O friends of martyrs, now divinely raise up a renewed chorus, praising the all-wise Katherine. For, she proclaimed Christ in the arena, trampled on the serpent, and spat upon the knowledge of the orators. +Kontakion in the Second Tone St. Katherine – November 25

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Fourth Sunday of Luke

Fourth Sunday of Luke

O Protection of Christians that cannot be put to shame, mediation unto the creator most constant: O despise not the voices of those who have sinned; but be quick, O good one, to come unto our aid, who in faith cry unto thee: Hasten to intercession and speed thou to...

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International Society of Orthodox Church Music

International Society of Orthodox Church Music

Continuing our monthly theme of Faith and Nations, we’ll hear from Fr. Ivan Moody of the International Society for Orthodox Church Music, www.isocm.com. Plus, we’ll speak with author Kh. Krista West about her new book on Orthodox vestments and we will also speak to Richard Raymond Barrett about the St. John of...

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