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12. P A S C H A L M A T I N S H Y N M N S – S U N D A Y
OF

ST THOMAS – 12 M

AY

2013

Paschal Hymn –

TONE (5) PLAGAL 1

Kath’

§Hristos

Anesti, ek nekron, Thanato thanaton patisas, Ke tis en tis mnimasin, Zoin harisamenos (3)

§Christ

is Risen from the dead; By Death trampling upon death, And has bestowed Life to those in the tombs.(3) God Arise, and let His enemies be scattered, and let those who hate Him flee from before His Face.

ekastin imeran Evlogiso Se, ke enesio to Onoma Sou is ton eona ke is ton Eona tou Eonos.

Every day I will Bless Thee, and praise
Thy Name forever and to the Ages of Ages.

Kataxioson,

§Anastito §Hristos Os

O Theos, ke diaskorpisthitoan i ehthri aftou, ke figetosan apo prosopou aftou i misountes Afton.

PRIEST

§Let

Kyrie, en ti emera tafti anamartitous filahthine imas. Evlogitos I, Kyrie, O Theos ton Pateron imon, ke Eneton ke Dedoxasmenon to Onoma Sou is tous Eonas.

Grant,

O Lord, this day to keep us without sin. art Thou, O Lord, the God of our Fathers, and praised and glorified is Thy Name unto the Ages.

Blessed

Amin
Genito,
Kyrie, to Eleos Sou ef imas, kathaper ilipisamen epi Se.

Anesti, ek nekron, Thanato thanaton patisas, Ke tis en tis mnimasin, Zoin harisamenos.

§Christ

is Risen from the dead; By Death trampling upon death, And has bestowed Life to those in the tombs

Amen May Thy Mercy O Lord, be upon us, as
we have put our hope in Thee.

§Evlogitos

eklipi kapnos eklipetosan, os tikete kiros apo prosopou piros. Anesti, ek nekron, Thanato thanaton patisas, Ke tis en tis mnimasin, Zoin harisamenos.

As smoke vanishes, so let them vanish,
as wax melts before the fire.

i, Kyrie, didaxon me ta Dikeomata Sou. [3] Kyrie, katafigi, egenithis imin en genea ke genea. Ego ipa: Kyrie, eleison me, iase tin psihin mou oti imarton Si.

§Blessed

§Hristos

is Risen from the dead; By Death trampling upon death, And has bestowed Life to those in the tombs REFER TO THE MATINS SERVICE BOOK UNTIL:

§Christ

Kyrie, Pros Se katefigon; didaxon me tou
piin to Thelima Sou, oti Si I O Theos mou.

art Thou, O Lord, teach me Thy Statutes [3] Lord, Thou hast been our Refuge from generation to generation. I said: Lord, have mercy on me, heal my soul, for I have sinned against Thee. O Lord, to Thee have I fled; teach me to do Thy Will, for Thou art my God.

Oti

Psalm 117 /118
PRAISE
TO

para Si Pigi Zois; en to Foti Sou opsometha Fos.

For with Thee is the Fountain of Life;

GOD

FOR

HIS EVERLASTING MERCY

Theos

Kyrios ke epefanen imin. Evlogimenos O erhomenos en Onomati Kyriou! STIHOS 1: Exomologisthe to Kyrio, oti Agathos, oti is ton eona to Eleos Aftou!

The Lord is God, and has appeared to
us. Blessed is He Who comes in the Name of the Lord! VERSE 1: Give thanks to the Lord, for He is Good; His Mercy endures forever!

Paratinon to Eleos Sou tis ginoskousi Se. §Agios
O Theos, Agios Ishiros, Agios Athanatos, Eleison imas.[3] §Doxa Patri ke Io ke Agio Pnevmati. Ke nin ke ai ke is tous eonas ton eonon.

in Thy Light we shall see Light. Extend Thy Mercy to those who know Thee.

§ Holy

God, Holy Mighty, Holy Immortal, have Mercy on us. [3]

§ Glory to the Father, and to the Son,
and to the Holy Spirit, now and ever, and to the Ages of Ages.

Theos
STIHOS 2:

Kyrios ke Evlogimenos O Onomati Kyriou!

epefanen imin. erhomenos en

The Lord is God, and has appeared to
us. Blessed is He Who comes in the Name of the Lord!

Panta ta Ethni ekiklosan me, ke to Onomati Kyriou inamin aftous.
epefanen imin. erhomenos en

Theos
STIHOS 3:

Kyrios ke Evlogimenos O Onomati Kyriou!

All the nations surrounded me, but in the Name of the Lord I drove them back. The Lord is God, and has appeared to us. Blessed is He Who comes in the Name of the Lord!
VERSE 2:

Amin §Agios Athanatos, eleison imas. §Agios O Theos, Agios Ishiros,
Athanatos, Eleison imas.

Agios

Amen §Holy Immortal, have mercy on us. § Holy God, Holy Mighty, Holy
Immortal, have mercy on us.
TONE (7) VARYS/GRAVE

Paschal Apolytikion –

Esfragismenou

Para Kyriou egeneto afti, ke esti thavmasti en ofthalmis imon. Theos Kyrios ke epefanen imin. Evlogimenos O erhomenos en Onomati Kyriou! Esfragismenou
tou Mnimatos, i Zoi ek Tafou anetilas Hriste O Theos. Ke ton Thiron keklismenon, tis Mathites epestis i panton Anastasis, pnevma evthesdi’ afton egkenizon imin, kata to Mega Sou Eleos. (3)
TANY

This is the Lord’s doing, and it is marvellous in our eyes. The Lord is God, and has appeared to us. Blessed is He Who comes in the Name of the Lord!
VERSE 3:

tou Mnimatos, i Zoi ek Tafou anetilas Hriste O Theos. Ke ton Thiron keklismenon, tis Mathites epestis i Panton Anastasis, pnevma evthes di afton egkenizon imin, kata to Mega Sou Eleos.

O

Paschal Apolytikion – St Thomas Sunday

Life, Thou rose from the Sepulchre, even though the Tomb was secured with a seal, O Christ God. And although the doors had been bolted, Thou went to Thy Disciples, O Resurrection of all. Through them Thou renew a right spirit in us, according to Thy Great Mercy.

O Life, Thou rose from the Tomb, even
though it was secured with a seal, O Christ God. And although the doors were bolted, Thou went to Thy Disciples, O Resurrection of all. Through them Thou Renew a Right Spirit in us, according to Thy Great Mercy.
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ST THOMAS – 12 MAY 2013

11.

Os

thelis psilafison Hristos, to Thoma evoise. Vale tin hira ke gnothi me, ostea ehonta, ke geodes soma. Ke mi ginou apistos, episis de tis allis pistothiti. O de evoisen. O Theos mou ke O Kyrios, Si iparhis. Doxa ti Egersi Sou.

O

§ Doxa Patri ke Io ke Agio Pnevmati, Amin

Thomas, according to your wish, Christ said to him: ‘Put out your hand, and know that I have Flesh and Bones, and an earthly Body. Do not be disbelieving but rather with the others, believe.’ And he in turn cried out: ‘Thou, O Jesus, art my Lord and God, and my Saviour. § Glory to Thy Resurrection! and to the Holy Spirit, now and forever, and to the Ages of ages.

First Festal Kathisma – St Thomas Sunday -

TONE 1

To

ke nin ke ai ke is tous Eonas ton eonon.

§ Glory to the Father, and to the Son, Amen

fovo Evreon, kekrimmenon ton Mathiton, ke en ti Sion sinigmenon, isilthes pros aftous Agathe. Ke estis keklismenon ton thiron, en meso afton haropios, ke ipedixas aftis tas hiras, ke tis ahrantou Sou plevras tous molopas, legon to apistounti Mathiti. Fere tin hira Sou ke erevna, oti aftos ego imi, O dia Se pathitos.

For

fear of the Judeans, the Disciples were in hiding, having congregated in Zion. Thou went to them, O Good One, the doors being shut, and Thou stood among them, and Thou caused them to rejoice. And Thou showed them the Wounds on Thy Hands, and Immaculate Side, saying to the disbelieving Disciple, Put out your hand and examine Me, for it is I Who for you became passible.

§ Doxa Patri ke Io ke Agio Pnevmati, Amin To fovo

TONE (6) PLAGAL 2

ke nin ke ai ke is tous Eonas ton eonon. Evreon, kekrimmenon ton Mathiton, ke en ti Sion sinigmenon, isilthes pros aftous Agathe. Ke estis keklismenon ton thiron, en meso afton haropios, ke ipedixas aftis tas hiras, ke tis ahrantou Sou plevras tous molopas, legon to apistounti Mathiti. Fere tin hira Sou ke erevna, oti aftos ego imi, O dia Se pathitos.

§ Glory to the Father, and to the Son, Amen For fear

and to the Holy Spirit, now and forever, and to the Ages of ages. of the Judeans, the Disciples were in hiding, having congregated in Zion. Thou went to them, O Good One, the doors being shut, and Thou stood among them, and Thou caused them to rejoice. And Thou showed them the Wounds on Thy Hands, and Immaculate Side, saying to the disbelieving Disciple, Put out your hand and examine Me, for it is I Who for you became passible.
TONE 1

Meth’ imeras okto, tis Egerseos Sou Iisou Eight
Vasilef, Monogenes Loge tou Patros, ofthis tis Mathites Sou eklismenon ton Thiron, tin irinin Sou parehomenos. Ke to apistounti Mathiti tous tipous edixas. Defro psilafison tas hiras, ke tous podas, ke tin akiraton mou plevran. O de pisthis evoa Si. O Kyrios mou ke O Theos mou, Doxa Si!

days after Thy Resurrection, O Jesus our King, and the Father’s Only Begotten Word, Thou appeared to Thy Disciples, the doors being locked; and Thou granted them Thy Peace. And to the disbelieving Disciple Thou showed the marks on Thy Body. Come and touch My Hands and My Feet, and My Uncorrupt Side.’ And he believed and cried to Thee: ‘O My Lord and My God: Glory to Thee!’

THE CONGREGATION MUST STAND

The Great Doxology
THE BELLS ARE RUNG AND ALL THE LIGHTS ARE SWITCHED ON

Second Festal Kathisma – St Thomas Sunday -

§Doxa Si to dixanti to Fos. §Doxa
en Ipsistis Theo ke epi gis Irini, en anthropis Evdokia.

§ Glory to Thee Who has shown us the
Light!

Epesti

§ Glory to God in the Highest, and on
earth Peace, Goodwill among men.

Imnoumen § Kyrie

Se, Evlogoumen Se, Proskinoumense, Doxologoumen Se, Efharistoumen Si, dia tin Megalin Sou Doxan.

§We

Praise Thee, we Bless Thee, we Worship Thee, we Glorify Thee, we give Thee Thanks for Thy Great Glory.

i Zoi, ton thiron keklismenon, Hriste tis Mathites, ke plevran ipediknis, ke hiras Sou ke podas Sou, tin ek Tafou Sou Egersin, propistoumenos. All O Thomas ouh evrethi. Othen elegen. In mi theasome touton, ou pithome tis logis imon.

The doors were shut and locked.

Vasilef, Epouranie Thee, Pater Pantokrator; Kyrie Ie Monogenes, Isou Hriste, ke Agion Pnevma. Kyrie O Theos, O Amnos tou Theou, O Ios tou Patros, O eron tin amartian tou Kosmou, eleison imas, O eron tas amartias tou kosmou.

§ Lord,

King, God of Heaven, Father Almighty: Lord, Only Begotten Son, Jesus Christ and Holy Spirit. Lord God, Lamb of God, Son of the Father, Who takes away the sin of the world, have mercy upon us; O Thou Who takes away the sins of the world.

Thou appreared to Thy Disciples in hiding as the Life, O my Christ, and Thou showed them Thy Wounded Side and Hands and Feet, thus confirming Thy Resurrection from the Tomb. However, Thomas was absent; hence he said to them: If I myself do not see Him, I will not believe your words.

§ Doxa Patri ke Io ke Agio Pnevmati, Amin Epesti

ke nin ke ai ke is tous Eonas ton eonon. i Zoi, ton thiron keklismenon, Hriste tis Mathites, ke plevran ipediknis, ke hiras Sou ke podas Sou, tin ek Tafou Sou Egersin, propistoumenos. All O Thomas ouh evrethi. Othen elegen. In mi theasome touton, ou pithome tis logis imon.

§ Glory to the Father, and to the Son, Amen The doors were shut and locked.

and to the Holy Spirit, now and forever, and to the Ages of ages. Thou appreared to Thy Disciples in hiding as the Life, O my Christ, and Thou showed them Thy Wounded Side and Hands and Feet, thus confirming Thy Resurrection from the Tomb. However, Thomas was absent; hence he said to them: If I myself do not see Him, I will not believe your words.
ST THOMAS – 12 MAY 2013

Prosdexe

tin deisin imon, O kathimenos en dexia tou Patros, ke eleison imas.

Receive

§Oti Si i Monos Agios, Si i Monos Kyrios,
Iisous Hristos, is Doxan Theou Patros.

our Prayer, Thou Who sits at the right Hand of the Father, and have mercy on us. §For Thou alone art Holy, Thou alone art Lord, Jesus Christ, to the Glory of God the Father.

Amin.

Amen
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AY

2013

PASCHAL MATINS HYNMNS – SUNDAY

OF

3.

Third Festal Kathisma –St Thomas Sunday-TONE

1

Lauds: The Praises to God - Psalm 148
ALL CREATION PRAISES THE LORD OUR GOD

Idon

Mou tin Plevran, ke tas trisis ton ilon, Thoma, ti apistis, ti emi Anastasi? O Kyrios elegen, Anastas ek tou Mnimatos, optanomenos, tis Apostolis arritos. O de Didymos, pisthis evoa to Ktisti. Theo mou i ke Kyrios!

Since

you have seen My Side and the punctures the nails made, no longer disbelieve in My Rising, O Thomas, the Lord said when He appeared to His Disciples ineffably, after He had Risen from the Tomb on the Third Day. Then the Twin believed and cried aloud to the Creator: My Lord and my God art Thou!

Pasa

pnoi enesato ton Kyrion. Enite ton Kyrion ek ton Ouranon. Enite Afton en tis Ipsistis. Si prepi imnos to Theo. Afton, pantes i Angelli Aftou. Enite Afton, pase e Dinamis Aftou. Si prepi imnos to Theo.

Let

everything that has breath praise the Lord. Praise the Lord from the Heavens; praise Him in the Highest. To Thee praise is due, O God.

Enite

Praise Him, all His Angels; praise Him,
all His Powers. To Thee praise is due, O God.

P a s c h a l V e r s e s – Psalm 150 - S t T h o m a s S u n d a y

§ Doxa Patri ke Io ke Agio Pnevmati, Amin Idon Mou

ke nin ke ai ke is tous Eonas ton eonon. tin Plevran, ke tas trisis ton ilon, Thoma, ti apistis, ti emi Anastasi? O Kyrios elegen, Anastas ek tou Mnimatos, optanomenos, tis Apostolis arritos. O de Didymos, pisthis evoa to Ktisti. Theo mou i ke Kyrios!
TANY

§ Glory to the Father, and to the Son, Amen Since you

and to the Holy Spirit, now and forever, and to the Ages of ages. have seen My Side and the punctures the nails made, no longer disbelieve in My Rising, O Thomas, the Lord said when He appeared to His Disciples ineffably, after He had Risen from the Tomb on the Third Day. Then the Twin believed and cried aloud to the Creator: My Lord and my God art Thou!

Enite

Afton epi tes Dinasties Afton. Enite Afton kata to plithos tis Megalosinis Aftou. tin ek Tafou Sou friktin, Zoodota Egersin, ospe sfragidas ouk elisas, Hriste tou mnimatos, outo keklismenon, Thiron iselilithas, pros tous panevkleis Apostolous Sou, haropion aftous, ke evthes Sou parehomenos, toutis Pnevma, di ametron Eleos.

Praise The

Him for His Mighty Acts. Praise Him according to the greatness of His Majesty. seals that secured Thy Tomb, O Giver of Life, Thou did not break. Likewise after Thine Awesome Resurrection from the Tomb, O Christ, Thou entered the room unhindered where Thy Glorious Apostles were – the doors being locked causing them to rejoice. And Thou granted them Thy Governing Holy Spirit, for Immeasurable Mercy.

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Pashal Ipakoi – St Thomas Sunday

- TONE

(6) PLAGAL 2

Enite

Os en meso ton Mathiton Sou paregenou As
Sotir, tin Irinin didous aftis, elthe ke meth imon, ke Soson imas.
FESTAL ANTI
PHON

Afton en iho salpingos; Enite Afton en psaltirio ke kithara. tin ek Tafou Sou friktin, Zoodota Egersin, ospe sfragidas ouk elisas, Hriste tou mnimatos, outo keklismenon, Thiron iselilithas, pros tous panevkleis Apostolous Sou, haropion aftous, ke evthes Sou parehomenos, toutis Pnevma, di ametron Eleos.

Praise The

Thou went and stood amongst Thy Disciples, O Saviour, and granted them Peace, come and be with us also and Save us.

Him with the sound of the trumpet; praise Him with lute and harp. seals that secured Thy Tomb, O Giver of Life, Thou did not break. Likewise after Thine Awesome Resurrection from the Tomb, O Christ, Thou entered the room unhindered where Thy Glorious Apostles were – the doors being locked causing them to rejoice. And Thou granted them Thy Governing Holy Spirit, for Immeasurable Mercy.

Meta

– TONE 4

  Prokeimenon

Epeni
STIHOS:

Ierousalim ton Kyrion! Eni ton Theon Sou Sion! (2)

Praise
VERSE:

the Lord, O Jerusalem! Thy God, O Zion!

Praise

Oti enishise tous mohlous ton pilon Sou. Evlogise tous Iious Sou en Si.
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For He Strengthens the bars of your gates; He Blesses your Children within you.
Praise
PRAI
SES TO

Epeni

Ierousalim ton Kyrion. Eni ton Theon Sou Sion!

Praise
-

Enite Afton en timpano ke horo.
Afton en hordes ke organo.

Enite

Praise

the Lord, O Jerusalem! Thy God, O Zion!
ALMIGH
TY

Him with timbrel and dance; praise Him with strings and flute. not there when Thou appeared to the Disciples, O Lord, and therefore he did not believe that Thou had Resurrected. So emphatically he exclaimed to those who had seen Thee: ‘Unless I put my finger in His Side, and the Wounds caused by the nails, I will not believe that He indeed arose!’

TANY

GOD

 

Thomas O ke Didymos ouk in, endimon
inika Si, tis Mathites ofthis Kyrie. Othen ipistise, ti Si Anastasi, ke tis katidousi Se, evoa. I mi valo ton daktilon, is tin plevran Aftou, ke ton ilon ta tilomata, ou pistefso, oti exegigerte.

Thomas, who was called ‘the Twin,’ was

The Resurrection Gospel

Ke

iper tou kataxiothine imas tis akroaseos tou Agiou Evangeliou Kyriou ton Theon imon iketevsomen. tou Agiou

PRIEST

And that He will graciously grant us to hear His Holy Gospel, let us pray to the Lord. Lord have mercy [3] Wisdom! Arise! Let us listen to the

Kyrie Eleison [3] Sofia! Orthi! Akiousomen
Evangeliou

PEOPLE PRIEST

Enite

Holy Gospel.

Irini pasi!
4. P A S C H A L M A T I N S H Y N M N S – S U N D A Y

Peace be with you all.
OF

Afton en kimvalis evihis; enite Afton en kimvalis alalagmou. Pasa pnoi inesato ton Kyrion.

Praise

Him with tuneful cymbals; praise Him with loud cymbals. Let everything that has breath praise the Lord.
ST THOMAS – 12 MAY 2013

ST THOMAS – 12 MAY 2013

PASCHAL MATINS HYNMNS – SUNDAY

OF

9.

Ode 9 – The Irmos –

TONE 1

WE BOW OUR HEAD TO RECEIVE THE PRIEST’S BLESSING

Se

tin fainin Lampada, ke Mitera tou Theou, tin arizilon Doxan, ke anoteran panton ton piimaton, en imnis Megalinomen. tin fainin imeran, ke iperlampron Hriste, tin olofoton harin, en oreos kalli tis Mathites Sou, epestis Megalinomen.

Thou, the brightly shining Lantern and
Mother of our God, the conspicuous Glory, art Superior to all Creation: Thee we Hymn and Magnify!

Ke to pnevmati sou Ek tou kata M A T T H E O N
EVANGELIOU

PEOPLE

AGIOU

PRIEST

to anagnosma...

the Holy Gospel according to ST M ATTHE W Glory to

And with thy spirit The Lesson is from

Paschal Troparia – St Thomas Sunday

Sou

This is Thy brightly shining and Most
Splendid Day, O Christ, the Grace that is full of Light; this day on which Thou appeared to Thy Disciples so beautiful, we magnify!

Proshomen § Doxa Si, Kyrie, Doxa Si!

Let us attend PEOPLE § Glory to Thee, O Lord:
Thee!

MAKE THE SIGN OF THE CROSS & BOW TO GOD IN GRATITUDE AND WORSHIP T H E P R I E S T S T A N D S B E F O R E T H E H O L Y A L T A R I N T H E S A N C T U A R Y . ON SUNDAYS HE READS THE HOLY RESURRECTION GOSPEL AND THE EOTHINON AT THE HOLY ALTAR, BUT ON OTHER DAYS HE READS THE HOLY GOSPEL FOR THE FEAST FROM THE ROYAL GATES [HOLY DOORS] FACING THE CONGREGATION.

Se

tonhoiki palami psilafomenon plevran, ke mi flexanta taftin, piri to tis Ailou Thias Ousias, en imnis Megalinomen. ton os Theon ek Tafou, anastanta Hriston, ou vlefaris idontes, alla kardias potho pepistevkotes, en imnis Megalinomen.

Thou allowed a hand of flesh to touch
Thy Side, and did not scorch it with Immaterial Fire of Divine Essence. Thee we hymn and Magnify.

Resurrection Gospel 1: Matthew 28 : 16 - 20
THE GREAT COMMISSION
OF

CHRIST

To

Se

Thou

arose from the Tomb as God, O Christ; we have not seen Thee with our eyes but have believed in Thee with yearning heart: Thee we Hymn and Magnify!
TONE 1

kero ekino, i endeka Mathite eporefthisan is tin Galiean, is to oros ou etxato aftis O Iisous. edistasan.

Then

the Eleven Disciples went away into Galilee, to the mountain that Jesus had appointed for them. they saw Him, they worshipped Him; but some doubted.

Ke idontest afton prosekinisan afto, i de When Ke
proselthon O Iisous elalisen aftis legon: Edothi mi pasa exousia en Ourano ke epi gis. Proevthentes Mathitefsate panta ta ethni, Vaptizontes aftous is to Onoma tou Patros, ke tou Iou ke to Agiou Pnevmatos didaskontes aftou tirin panta osa enetilamin imin, Ke idou ego meth imon emi pasa tas imeras eos tis sintelias tou eonos.

And

Paschal Katavasia of the 9th Ode –
Parthene, Here! Ke palin ero, Here! O Sos Iios Anesti trimeros ek Tafou!

O Angelos evoa ti Keharitomeni. Agni The Angel cried aloud to the Lady Full
of Grace: Hail, O Pure Virgin! And again I say: Hail! Thy Son has Resurrected from the Tomb on the Third Day!

Fotizou! Fotizou, i Nea Ierousalim!

I gar Doxa Kyriou epi Se anetile. Horeve nin, ke agallou Sion, si de Agni, terpou Theotoke, en ti egersi tou Tokou Sou.
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TANY

Shine! Shine, the New Jerusalem!For the
Glory of the Lord has dawned om you. Rejoice now and be glad, O Zion; and Thou, O All Pure Virgin: delight in the Resurrection of Him to Whom Thou gave Birth.

Jesus went and spoke to them, saying: “All Authority has been given to Me in Heaven and on earth. Go, therefore, and make Disciples of all the Nations, Baptising them in the Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all things that I have commanded you; and lo, I Am with you always, even to the end of the age.” Glory

  Praises to the Lord

Amin § Doxa Si, Kyrie, Doxa Si!

Amen PEOPLE § Glory to Thee, O Lord:
to Thee!
OF

§Agios Kyrios O Theos imon! [3] Ipsoute Kyrion ton Theon imon Oti Agios esti! Emo

ke proskinite to ipopodio ton podon aftou.

§Holy is the Lord our God [3] Exalt the Lord our God; and bow down
before His footstool

MAKE THE SIGN OF THE CROSS & BOW TO GOD IN GRATITUDE AND WORSHIP RESURRECTION PRAYER – PSALM 50/51 – HYMNS PRAYERS OF SALVATION   DIVINE MERCYTONE (8) PLAGAL 4

For He is Holy! When
you fully examine My Wounds with your hand, Thomas, do not disbelieve in Me Who sufferered for you. With the Disciple have one mind and proclaim Me as the Living God. (2)

Paschal Kontakion - St Thomas Sunday -

Paschal Exaposteilaria – St Thomas Sunday
melon hiri Sou, exerevnisas tas pligas, mi mi Thoma apistisis, travmatisthenti dia Se. Sin Mathites omofroni, ke zonta kiritte Theon. (2)

Ti

filopragmoni dexia, tin zooparohon Sou Plevran, O Thomas exirevnise Hriste O Theos. Sigkeklismenon gar ton Thiron os isilthes, sin tis lipis Apostolis evoa Si, Kyrios iperhis ke Theos mou.

With

his scrutinizing right hand, Thomas examined Thy Lifebestowing Side, O Christ God. When Thou entered while the doors were locked, he cried out to Thee with the rest of the Apostles: Thou art my Lord and my God! kept the Disciple’s hand from being burnt up, when it approached the Fiery Side of our Lord? Who gave it the Courage, and enabled it to touch the flaming Bone? By all 5.

Simeron ear mirizi, ke keni ktisis horevi. Today
Simeron aironte klithra thiron ke tis apistias, Thoma tou Filou voontos. O Kyrios ke Theos mou!

smells like Springtme, and New Creation dances. Today the locks are removed from the doors like the Incredulity of Thomas the Friend, who cries out: Thou art my Lord and my God!
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Paschal Oikos – St Thomas Sunday

Tis efilaxe tin tou Mathitou palamin tote Who
honevton, ote ti Pirini Plevra prosilthe tou Kyriou? Tis edoke tafti tolman, ke ishise psilafise flogeon Ostoun? Pantos i psilafithisa. Imi
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gar i Plevra Dinamin ehorigise pilini dexia, pos ihe psilafise pathimata, salefsanta ta ano ke to kato? Afti i Haris Thoma edothi, taftin psilafise, Hristo de ekvoise. Kyrios iparhis ke Theos mou!

means, it was the Very Side that was touched. For had not the Side Empowered the right hand of clay, how could it have touched the Wounds that shook the world Above and below? This Grace was granted to Thomas – to be able to touch It and to cry out to Christ: Thou art my Lord and my God!

ODI 4

ODE 4

Epi

tis Thias filakis O Thigoros Avvakoum stito meth’ imon ke diknito faesforon Angelon diaprisios legonta. Simeron Sotiria to kosmo, oti Anesti Hristos os Pantodinamos.

Let the God-inspired Prophet Habakkuk
keep with us the Divine Watch, and point out the Light-bearing Angels, who with a vibrant voice declared: “Today, Salvation comes to the world, for Christ has Risen as Almighty!”
ODE 5

ODI 5

Synaxarion

- 22 April

Ti KB’ tou aftou minos, Mnimi tou Osiou
Patros imon Theodorou tou Sikeotou, Episkopou Anastasioupoleos.Ti afti imera, O Agios Martis Nearhos piri telioute.

On

Orthrisomen

the 22 day of this month we Commemorate our Righteous Father, St Theodore of Sykeon, Bishop of Anastasiopolis, Worker of Signs and Wonders.
nd

orthrou vatheos ke anti mirou ton imnon prosisomen to Despoti. Ke Hriston opsometha, Dikeosinis Ilion, pasi Zoin anatellonta.

Let

us arise in the early dawn, and instead of Myrrh, offer a Hymn to the Master; and we shall see Christ, the Sun of Righteousness dawning Life to all.

ODI 6

ODE 6

Ti Ti

afti imera, O Agios Martis Nearhos piri telioute. afti imera, Mnimi tou Agiou Apostolou Nathanail, os esti Simon O Zilotis, iti i anamnisis tis pros ton Hriston aftou gnosriseos. afti imera, Kyriaki deftera apo tou Pasha, ta egkenia eortazomen tis Hristou Anastaseos. Ke tin tou Agiou Apostolou Thoma psilafisin.

On On

this day the Holy Martyr, St Nearchos, was Perfected in Holy Martyrdom by fire. this day we Commemorate the Holy Apostle, St Nathanael, that is, Simon the Zealot, and his getting to know Christ. Holy Pascha, we celebrate the Dedication of Christ’s Resurrection, and St Thomas’ witnessing our Lord’s Body.

Katilthes

en tis katotatis tis gis ke sinetripsas mohlous eonious, katohous pepedimenon, Hriste, ke trimeros, os ek kitous Ionas, exanestis tou tafou.

Thou descended into the deepest parts
of the earth and Thou shattered everlasting bars that held fast those fettered; and on the third day, like Jonah from the whale, Thou arose from the Tomb.
ODE 7

ODI 7

O

Ti

On this day, too, the Second Sunday of

Pedas ek kaminou Risamenos, genomenos Anthropos pashi os thnitos ke dia pathous to thniton aftharsias endii evperepian, o monos Evlogitos ton pateron Theos ke iperevdoxos.

The

STIHOS:

I

nidios klis, i tafou mi kolni,

VERSE:

Locks of neither womb nor tomb impede Thee.

ODI 8

ODE 8

Only Blessed and Ever Glorious God of our Fathers, Who Redeemed the Children from the furnace, became Man, suffered as a mortal; and through Suffering, He clothes the mortal with the Grace of Incorruption.

Sin Soter ormin, klis Thiron kolisi? Tes
tou Sou Apostolou Thoma Presvies, Hriste O Theos imon, eleison imas.

So how should door locks impede Thy
Entry, O Saviour?

§Enoumen,
Afti

Evlogoumen Proskinoumen ton Kyrion.

ke

§We Praise, we Bless and we Worship
the Lord.

At

the Intercession of St Thomas, Thine Apostle, O Christ our God, have Mercy on us.

i kliti ke Agia imera, i mia ton Savvaton, i Vasilis ke kiria, eorton eorti ke panigiris esti panigireon, en i evlogoumen Hriston is tous eonas.

This

Amin
ODI 1

Amen
Katavasia of Holy Pascha – Tone 1
[TRANSLATION BY PATER GEORGE PAPADEAS – HOLY WEEK SERVICE BOOK] ODE 1

is the Chosen and Holy Day, the first of the Sabbaths, the Queen and Sovereign, the Feast of Feasts, and the Festival of Festivals, in which we Bless Christ to all Ages.

The Magnificat
STANDING BEFORE THE HOLY ICON OF THE EVER BLESSED THEOTOKOS, THE PRIEST DECLARES THE FOLLOWING, AFTER WHICH HE CENSES THE SANCTUARY, HOLY ICONS AND CONGREGATION WHILE THE MAGNIFICAT HYMN IS CHANTED.

Anastaseos

imera! Lamprinthomen lai! Pasha, Kyriou Pasha! En gar thanatou pros Zoin ke ek gis pros Ouranon Hristos O Theos imas dievivasen, epinikion adontas!

Resurrection

ODI 3

ODE 3

Day! O people, let us glory in splendour! Pascha, the Lord’s Pascha! For Christ our God has transported us who sing the Triumphal Hymn from death to Life and from earth to Heaven.

§Tin

Defte poma piomen kenon, ouk ek Petras Come,
agonou teratourgoumenon, all’ aftharsias Pigin ek tafou omvrisantos Hristou, en O stereoumetha.

let us drink a New Drink. Not one miraculously brought forth from a barren Rock, but from the Fountain of Immortality, sprung forth from Christ’s Tomb, from which we are Edified.
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Theotokon ke Miter to Fotos: en imnis timontes Meglinomen!

§The

Theotokos and Mother of the Light: with hymns let us Magnify!
:

THE BELLS ARE RUNG AT THIS POINT

HOWEVER

THE USUAL

M

AGNIFICAT IS REPLACED BY THE FOLLOWING HYMN

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