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Vasilef Ouranie, Paraklite, to Pnevma tis O Heavenly King, Comforter, Spirit of

Alithias, O pantahou paron ke tap Truth, Who art Present in all places
anta pliron, O thisavros ton Agathon and Who fillest all things, Treasury
ke Zois horigos, elthe ke skinoson en of Good Things and Giver of Life:
imin ke katharison imas apo pasis
kilidos ke Soson, Agathe, tas psihas
come, take up Thine Abode in us.
Cleanse us of every stain, and Save Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Alexandria & All Africa
imon. our soul, O Good One.
✞ Doxa Patri ke Io ke Agio Pnevmati, ✞ Glory to the Father, and to the Son, Archdiocese of Good Hope
ke nin ke ai ke is tous Eonas ton and to the Holy Spirit, now and
eonon. forever, and to the Ages of ages.
Amin Amen
P ENTE COST – T ONE (8) P L AGAL 4

Glosse
tis
pote sinehithisan, dia tin tolman
pirgopiias, glosse
esofisthisan, dia tin Doxan tis
de nin
Tongues were confused once because
people dared to built the Tower.
Tongues now obtain skill, for the
Festal Vespers Hymns
Theognosias. Eki katedikase Theos Glory of Divine Knowledge. There, U SED TOGE TH ER WITH TH E S E RV IC E B OOK

tous asevis to ptesmati, entavtha God Condemned the impious for


efotise Hristos tous aliis to Pnevmati.
Tote katirgasthi i afonia, pros
timorian, arti kenourgite i simfonia,
their transgressions – here, by the
Holy Spirit, Christ Illumined the
Fishermen. Then, discord was
16 June 2019
pros Sotirian ton psihon imon. contrived as penalisation – now, a 8 T H
SUNDAY OF PASCHA – PENTECOST SUNDAY
New Concord has arrived for the DESCENT OF GOD THE HOLY SPIRIT
“NIN APOLIIS TON DOULON SOU...” – Salvation of our soul.
TRISAGIION PRAYERS 
P E NTEC OSTARION - A POLY TIKION - P E NTE COST - T ONE (8) P L AGAL 4

✞ Evlogitos i, Hriste O Theos imon, O ✞ Blessed art Thou, O Christ our God,
Pansofous tous aliis anadixas, Thou made the Fishermen All Wise,
Also the Feast of St Tikhon, Bishop of Amathous, Cyprus
katapempsas aftis to Pnevma to by sending down upon them the
– St Tikhon of Kaluga & Medin – St Tikhon of
Agion, ke di’ afton tin ikoumenin Holy Spirit, and through Them Thou
Luchov, Lostroma – St Tigrios, Presbyter & St
saginefsas, Filanthrope, Doxa Si (3) drew the world into Thy Net. O Lover
Eutropios, Reader, of Constantinople – St Kaikhosro
of mankind: Glory to Thee! (3)
of Georgia – St Moses of Optina
DISMISSAL PRAYERS & BLESSINGS

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T H E P ROPHE CY OF EZ EKIEL 36 : 24 - 28

Tade legi Kyrios: Lipsome imas ek ton Thus says the Lord: “I will take you
Ethnon, ke athriso imas ek pason from among the Nations, and
ton geon, ke isaxo imas is tin gin gather you from all the lands, and
Vespers Hymns - Eve of Pentecost Sunday imon. bring you into your land.
Ke rano ef’ imas idor katharon, ke And I shall sprinkle clean water on
Kindly use the Service Book until this point, then carefully follow kathristhisesthe apo pason ton you, and you will be Cleansed from
instructions with regard to these Hymns Akatharsion imon, ke apo panton all your uncleanness, and I will also
ton idolon imon, ke kathario imas. Cleanse you from all your idols.
H Y MN OF THE
THE CONGREGATION
EV ENING I
MUST STAND
NCE NSE
Ke doso imin Kardian Kenin, ke And I shall give you a New Heart, and
Pnevma Kenon doso imin. put a New Spirit within you.
P SALM 140/141 – T ONE 2 Ke afelo tin kardian tin lithnin ek tis And I shall take the heart of stone
Kyrie ekekraxa pros Se, isakouson mou. Lord, I cry out to Thee: hear me, sarkos imon, ke doso imin kardian from your flesh, and grant you a
sarkinin. Heart of Flesh.
Isakouson mou, Kyrie. Kyrie, O Lord! O Lord, when I cry
ekekraxa pros Se, isakouson mou, out to Thee, hear me! Hear Ke to Pnevma mou doso en imin, ke And I shall put My Spirit within you,
proshes ti foni tis deiseos mou, en to my voice, when I cry out to piiso, ina en tis Dikeomasi Mou and cause you to Walk in My
kekragene me pros Se, isakouson Thee! Hear me, O Lord! porevisthe, ke ta Krimata Mou Righteousness, and keep My
mou Kyrie. filaxisthe, ke piisite. Judgements, and fulfil them.
Katevthinthito i prosevhi mou os Let my Prayer rise before Thee Ke katikisete epi tis Gis, is edoka tis And You shall dwell in the land I gave
thimiama enopion Sou. Eparsis ton like incense - the lifting up of Patrasin imon. to your Fathers.
hiron mou Thisia Esperini. Isakouson my hands as the Evening
mou Kyrie! Sacrifice. Hear me, O Lord! Ke esesthe Mi is Laon, kago esome And you shall be My People, and I
P ENTE COSTARION – I D IOM EL ON – P E NTEC OST – TO NE 1
imin is Theon. shall be your God.

Exagage ek filakis tin psihin mou, tou Bring my soul out of prison to give FERVENT SUPPLICATIONS 
exomologisasthe to Onomati Sou. Thanks to Thy Name, O Lord. P ENTE COSTARION - A POSTICH A - P ENTE COST –TO NE (6) P L AGAL 2

Pentikostin Eortazomen, ke Pnevmatos Pentecost we celebrate, and the Agnoounta ta Ethni Kyrie, tin tou The Gentiles were unaware of the
epidimian, ke prothesmian Coming of the Holy Spirit, the Panagiou Pnevmatos, en tis Aostlis Mighty Work of the All Holy Spirit
epangelias, ke Elpidos simplirosin, ke Appointed time of the Promise and Sou genomenin Dinamin, tin that was done in Thine Apostles, O
to Mystirion oson? Os Mega te ke the Fulfilling of our Hope. How enallagin ton Glosson, methin ine Lord, and so they thought that the
sevasmion! Dio voomen Si. Great is the Mystery? Great indeed, enomizon, imis de stirihthentes ip’ altercation of languages was caused
Dimiourge tou pantos Kyrie, ✞ Doxa and Venerable! Therefore, we cry to afton, apafstos outo legomen. To by drunkenness. But we have been
Si! Thee, O Creator of all: O Lord, ✞ Pnevma Sou to Agion, mi antanelis Strengthened by Them, and so we
Glory to Thee! af’ imon, deometha Filanthrope. say: “Do not take away Thy Holy
Spirit from us, we pray, O Lover of
Eme ipomenousi Dikei, eos ou The Righteous shall wait for me, until mankind!”
antapodos mi. Thou Reward me. P ENTE COSTARION - I D IOM EL ON – P E NTEC OST – TO NE (6) P L AGAL 2
Pentikostin Eortazomen, ke Pnevmatos Pentecost we celebrate, and the Coming Kardian Katharon Ktison en emi, O Create in me a Clean Heart, O God,
epidimian, ke prothesmian of the Holy Spirit, the Appointed Theos, ke Pnevma Evthes egkenison and Renew a Right Spirit within me.
epangelias, ke Elpidos simplirosin, ke time of the Promise and the en tis egkatis mou.
to Mystirion oson? Os Mega te ke Fulfilling of our Hope. How Great is
sevasmion! Dio voomen Si. the Mystery? Great indeed, and Kyrie, tou Agiou Pnevmatos i epifitisi, O Lord, the Coming of the Holy Spirit
Dimiourge tou pantos Kyrie, ✞ Doxa Venerable! Therefore, we cry to tous Apostolous Sou emforisasa, en filled Thine Apostles, and Enabled
Si! Thee, O Creator of all: O Lord, ✞ eteres glosses lalin pareskevasen. them to speak other languages. The
Othen to paradoxon, tis men apistis unbelievers thought this strange
Glory to Thee!
methi enomizeto, tis de Pistis Occurrence was merely intoxication,
Ek vatheon ekekraxa Si, Kyrie. Kyrie, Out of the depths I have cried to proxenon Sotirias, out is ellampseos but for Believers it was the Means of
isakouson tis fonis ou. Thee, O Lord. O Lord, hear my ke imas Axioson, deometha our Salvation. Count us also worthy
voice. Filanthrope. of that Illumination, we pray, O
Lover of mankind.
Glosses allogenon, ekenourgisas Hriste Thou Renewed Thy Disciples, O Christ,
tous Sous Mathitas, ina di’ afton Se with foreign languages, so that they Mi aporripsis me apo tou prosopou Cast me not away from Thy Presence,
kirixosi, ton Athanaton Logon ke might use them to proclaim Thee, Sou ke to Pnevma sou to Agion mi and do not take Thy Holy Spirit
Theon, ton parehonta tes psihes imon the Immortal Logos and God, Who antanelis ap’ emou. from me.

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to Mega Eleos. grants our soul His Great Mercy.
T H E P ROPHE CY OF TH E B OOK OF J OEL 2 : 23 – 3 : 5
Genithito ta ota Sou prosehonta is tin Let Thine Ears be attentive to the
Tade legi Kyrios: Ta Tekna Sion, Thus says the Lord: “You Children of fonin tis Deiseos mou. voice of my Supplication.
Herete ke Evfrenesthe epi Kyrio to Zion: be Glad and Rejoice in the
Theo imon, oti edoken imin ta Lord your God, for He gives Food
Panta horigi to Pnevma to Agion, vrii The Holy Spirit supplies all things; He
vromata is Dikeosinin, ke vrexi that is right for you, and He Profitias, Ieresas telii, agrammatous pours out Prophecies, He Perfects
imin neton proimon ke opsimon, showers you as before, with the Sofian edidaxen, alls Theologous Priests; He taught Wisdom to the
kathos emprosthen. early and late rains. anedixen, olon sigkroti ton Thesmon illiterate, He showed Fishermen to be
tis Ekkliasias. Omoousie ke Theologians, He welds together the
Ke plisthisonte e alones sitou, ke And the threshing floors shall be full Omothrone, to Patri ke to Iio, whole Institution of His Church. O
iperekhithisonte e lini inou ke of wheat, and the presses of wine Paraklite. Comforter, Thou Who share the
eleou. and olive oil shall overflow. same Essence and Throne with the
Ke antapodoso imin anti ton eton, on And I will restore to you the years that Father and the Son, ✞ Glory to Thee!
katefagen i akris, ke O vrouhos, ke the grasshoppers and the locusts Ean anomias paratirisis, Kyrie, Kyrie, If Thou, O Lord, should mark
i erisivi, ke i kampi, ke i Dinamis have eaten, and for the blight, and tis ipostisete? Oti para Si O ilasmos transgression, O Lord, who would
mou i megali, in exapestila is imas. the caterpillar, even for My Great estin. stand? For there is Forgiveness
Army, which I sent against you. with Thee.
Ke fagesthe esthiontes, ke And you shall eat abundantly and be Idomen to Fos to Alithinon, elavomen We have seen the True Light; we have
emplisthisesthe, ke Enesete to satisfied, and will Praise the Name Pnevma Epouranion, evromen Pistin received the Heavenly Spirit; we have
Onoma Kyriou tou Theou imon, os of the Lord your God for what He Alithi, adiereton Triada found the True Faith, worshipping
epiisen meth’ imon Thavmasia. has Wondrously done for you. proskinountes. Afti gar imas esose. the Undivided Trinity, for this has
Ke epignosesthe, oti en meso tou Israil And you will never be ashamed, for Saved us.
Ego Imi, ke Ego Kyrios O Theos you shall know that I Am in the Eneken tou Onomatos Sou ipemina Se, Because of Thy Law, O Lord, I waited
imon, ke ouk Estin eti plin Emou. midst of Israel – that I Am the Lord Kyrie; Ipeminen i psihi mou is ton for Thee; my soul waited for Thy
your God, and that there is none Logon Sou, ilpisen i psihi mou epi Word. My soul Hopes in the Lord.
other but Me. ton Kyrion.
Ke ou mi kateshinthi eti O Laos Mou is And at no time shall My People be put Idomen to Fos to Alithinon, elavomen We have seen the True Light; we have
ton eona. to shame forever. Pnevma Epouranion, evromen Pistin received the Heavenly Spirit; we have
Ke este meta tafta, ekheo apo tou And after this, it shall come to pass, Alithi, adiereton Triada found the True Faith, worshipping
Pnevmatos Mou epi pasan sarka. that I shall pour out My Spirit upon proskinountes. Afti gar imas esose. the Undivided Trinity, for this has
all flesh. . Saved us.

Ke profitefsousin i ii imon, ke e And your sons and your daughters Apo Filaktis proias mehri niktos, apo From the morning watch until night;
thigateres imon, ke i Presviteri shall prophesy, your old men shall filakis proias, elpisato Israil epi ton from the morning watch until night
imon, enipnia enipniasthisonte, ke i dream dreams, and your young Kyrion. – let Israel Hope in the Lord.
neaniski imon orasis osponte. men shall see Visions. En tis Profites aningilas imin odon By the Prophets Thou Announced to us
Ke ge epi tous doulous mou ke epi tas And on My servants and on My Sotirias, ke en Apostolis elampse, the Way of Salvation, and now, the
doulas mou, en tes imeres ekines, handmaidens in those Days I shall Sotir imon, i Haris tou Pnevmatos Grace of Thy Spirit has shone in
ekheo apo tou Pnevmatos Mou, ke pour out My Spirit, and they shall Sou. Si i Theos protos, Si ke meta Thine Apostles, O our Saviour. Thou
profitevsousi. prophesy. tafta, ke is tous eonas, Si I O Theos art God, the First and the Last, and
imon. to the Ages – Thou art our God!
Ke doso terata en to Ourano ano, ke And I shall grant in the Heavens
Oti para to Kyrio to Eleos ke polli par For with the Lord there is Mercy, and
Simian epi tis Gis kato - ema ke pir, Above, and upon the Earth below,
ke atmida kapnou! Signs – blood and fire, and vapour afto Litrosis. Ke aftos Litrosete ton with Him is Abundant Redemption;
of smoke! Israil ek pason ton anomion aftou. and He will Redeem Israel from all
his transgressions.
O ilios metastrafisete is skotos, ke i The sun shall turn dark, and the moon En tes avles Sou imniso Se ton Sotira tou In Thy Courts, I will sing Praises to
selini is ema, prin elthin tin Imeran turn blood, before the Great and
Kyriou tin Megalin, ke epifani. Glorious Day of the Lord appears. kosmou, ke klinas goni proskiniso Sou Thee, the Saviour of the world, and
tin aittiton dinamin, en espera, ke on bended knee, I will worship Thine
Ke este, pas os an epikalesite to And it shall be that whomever shall proi, ke mesimvria, ke en panti kero Invincible Power. And I will Bless
Onoma Kyriou, Sothisete. call upon the Name of the Lord Evlogiso Se Kyrie. Thee, O Lord, in the evening and the
shall be Saved. morning, in the middle of the day
and at every moment!

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T H E P ROPHE CY OF TH E B OOK OF NU MBERS 11 : 16- 17 & 24 - 29
Enite ton Kyrion panta ta Ethni! Praise the Lord, all Gentiles! Praise
Epenesate Afton pantes i Lai! Him, all you people! Ipe Kyrios pros Mosin: Sinagage mi The Lord said to Moses: “Gather to
evdomikonta andras apo ton Me seventy men from the Elders of
En tes avles Sou, Kyrie, i Pisti to gony In Thy Courts, O Lord, we, the Faithful, Presvieron tou laou, ous Si aftos Israel, whom Thou Thyself know to
psihis ke to somatos ipoklinantes, bend the knee of our soul and body,
idas, oti outi isi Presvieri tou laou, be the Elders of the people, and
animnoumen Se ton anarhon Patera, and extol Thee, the Unoriginate
ke Grammatis afton. Officers over them.
ke ton sinanarhon Iion, ke to Father, the Beginningless Son, and
sinaidion ke Panagion Pnvema, to the Co-Eternal and All Holy Spirit, Ke axis aftous is tin Skinin tou And bring them to the Tabernacle of
Fotizon ke Agiazon tas psihas imon. Who Illumines and Sanctifies our Martyriou, ke stisonte eki meta Sou. Testimonay, so that they may stand
soul. there with Thee.
Oti ekrateothi to Eleos Aftou ef’ imas, For His Mercy rules over us; and the Ke katavisome, ke laliso eki meta Sou. And I will Descend and talk with Thee
ke i alithia tou Kyriou meni is ton Truth of the Lord endures forever. there.
eona. Ke afelo apo tou Pnevmatos tou epi Si, And I will take of the Spirit upon
Triada Omoousion imnologisomen, Let us sing Hymns of Praise to the ke epithiso ep’ aftous. Thee, and put Him upon them.
Patera, ke Iion, Sin Agio Pnevmati. Consubstantial Trinity – ✞ Father, Ke sinantilipome meta Sou tin ormin And they shall help Thee to bear the
Outo gar ekirixan pantes i Profite, ke Son and Holy Spirit, for this is what
tou laou, ke ouk isis aftous Si wrath of the people, so that Thou
Apostoli meta Martyron. was proclaimed by the Prophets and
monos.” Thyself may not bear them alone.”
Apostles with the Martyrs.
✞ Doxa Patri ke Io ke Agio Pnevmati, ✞ Glory to the Father, and to the Son, Ke exilthe Moisis ke elalise pros ton laon And Moses went out and spoke the
ta Rimata Kyriou ke sinigage Words of the Lord to the people, and
ke nin ke ai ke is tous Eonas ton and to the Holy Spirit, now and
evdomikonta andras apo ton gathered seventy men of the Elders
eonon. forever, and to the Ages of ages.
Presviteron tou laou, ke estisen aftous of the people and placed them
Amin Amen kiklo tis Skinis. around the Tabernacle.
P ENTE COSTARION – P E NTEC OST – T ONE (8) P L AGAL 4 Ke katevi Kyrios en Nefeli, ke elalise pros And the Lord Descended in the Cloud,
Defte lai, tin trisipostaton Theotita Come, all you people, let us worship Mosin, ke parileto apo tou Pnevmatos and spoke to Moses, and took the
proskinisomen, Iion en to Patri, Sin One God in Three Hypostases – the tou ep’ aftou, ke epethiken epi tous Spirit upon him, and put Him upon
Agio Pnevmati. Patir gar ahronos Son in the Father and the Holy Spirit, evdomikonta andras tous the seventy men of the Elders.
egennisen Iion, sinaidion ke the Father, outside of time, Who Presvieterous.
sinthronon, ke Pnevma Agion in en to begat the Son, Co-Eternal and Os de epanepafsato to Pnevma ep’ When the Spirit rested upon them, they
Patri, Sin Iio Doxazomenon, mia sharing the Throne, and the Holy aftous, ke proefitefsan en ti prophesied in the camp, although
Dinamis, mia Ousia, Mia Theotis, in Spirit Who Proceeds from the Father, paremvoli, ke ouketi prosethento. they never did so again.
proskinountes pantes Legomen. Glorified together with the Son -
Agios O Theos, O ta panta One Power, One Essence, One Ke katelifthisan dio andres en ti And two of the men remained in the
dimiourgisas di’ Iiou, Synergia tou Godhead, Whom we all worship and paremvoli - Onoma to eni Eldad ke camp – the name of one was Eldad,
Agiou Pnevmatos, Agios Ishiros, di ou say: ✞ O Holy God Thou created all Onoma to defteron Modad - ke and the name of the other, was
ton Patera Egnokamen, ke to Pnevma things through the Son by the Co- epanepafsato ep’ aftous to Pnevma. Medad – and the Spirit Rested upon
to Agion epedimisen en kosmo, Agios operation of the Holy Spirit. ✞ O them.
Athanatos, to Prakliton Pnevma, to ek Holy Mighty, through Thee we came Ke outi isan ton katagegammenon, ke And they were among those who were
Patros ekporevomenon, ke en Iio to know the Father and the Holy ouk ilthon is tin Skinin, ke registered but had not come to the
Anapavomenon, Trias Agia, ✞ Doxa Spirit Who came to the world. ✞ O proefitefsan en ti paremvoli. Tabernacle, yet they prophesied in
Si! Holy Immortal, the Comforter Spirit, the camp.
Who Proceeds from the Father and
THE ENTRANCE - “FOS ILARON...”  Who Rests in the Son! ✞ O Holy Ke prosdramon O neaniskos, apingile to And a young man ran to Moses, and
Trinity, Glory to Thee! Mosi, ke ipen afto, legon: “Eldad ke said to him: “Eldad and Medad are
P ROKE IME NON – - S ATU RD AY – T ONE (6) P L AGAL 2
Modad profitevousin en ti paremvoli!” prophesying in the camp!”

O Kyrios evasilefsen; evprepian The Lord reigns; He is Vested with


Ke apokrithis Iisous O tou Navi, O And Joshua the Son of Nun, who was
parestikos Mosi, O eklektos aftou, ipe: close to Moses – one of his choice
enedisato. (3) Majesty (3)
“Kyrie Mosi, kolison aftous!” men – answered and said: “Lord
1. Enedisato Kyrios dinamin ke 1. The Lord is Vested and Girded Moses, forbid them!”
periezosato. Himself with Power
Ke ipen afto Mosis: “Mi zilis Si mi? ke tis And Moses said to him: “Art Thou
2. Ke gar estereose tin ikoumenin, itis 2. And He established the world, doi panta ton laon Kyriou Profitas - jealous for my Sake? May all the
ou salefthisete which shall not be moved. otan do Kyrios to Pnevma Aftou ep’ Lord’s People be Prophets – when the
aftous!” Lord would put His Spirit upon
them!”

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