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SAINTS FEASTS AND COMMEMORATIONS OF
THE MENAION FOR SUNDAY WORSHIP SERVICES


These hymns are assigned by the Typicon to be chanted at a Resurrectional Divine Liturgy on the specified dates when they fall on a Sunday. Please check our online
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Antiphons and Small Entrance Hymn for weekdays


                                                        COMMUNION HYMNS

Communion for feasts of the Theotokos: Potirion sotiriou / I will take the cup of salvation   MIDI
Communion for feasts of the Apostles: Is pasan tin yin / Their line has gone out     MIDI
Communion for feasts of the Saints: Is mnimosinon / Everlasting remembrance     MIDI


                                         
GENERIC (NON-SPECIFIC) APOLYTIKIA

Angels
Apostles
Male Martyr
Female Martyr
Martyrs (Multiple)
Another hymn for Martyred Saints
Unmercenary Saints
The Sufferings of the Saints
Holy Fathers of the Seven Ecumenical Councils


                   
SAINTS AND COMMEMORATIONS APOLYTIKIA AND KONTAKIA
                                       BY THE MONTHS OF THE CHURCH YEAR


September 1 - Theotokos of Miasena

September 1 - St. Symeon
September 2 - St. Mamas
September 3 - St. Anthimos
September 3 - St. Theoktistos
September 4 - St. Babylas
September 4 - Prophets Moses and Aaron
September 5 - Prophet Zacharias, Father of John the Forerunner
September 6 - Archangel Michael
September 9 - Sts. Joachim and Anna
September 13 - Consecration of the Church in Jerusalem
September 15 - St. Niketas
September 16 - St. Euphemia
September 20 - St. Efstathios & Family
September 22 - St. Phokas
September 23 - Conception of St. John the Forerunner
September 24 - Miracle of the Theotokos at Kythira
September 24 - St. Thekla
September 25 - St. Effrosyni
September 26 - Translation to Heaven of the Apostle John the Evangelist
September 27 - St. Kallistratos & the Forty-Nine
September 28 - St. Chariton
September 29 - St. Kyriakos
September 30 - St. Gregory of Armenia

October 1 - St. Romanos the Melodist
October 1 - Apostle Ananias
October 2 - St. Cyprian
October 3 - St. Dionysios the Areopagite
October 6 - Apostle Thomas
October 7 - Sts. Sergios and Bacchus
October 8 - St. Pelagia
October 9 - Apostle James the Lesser
October 10 - Sts. Evlampios & Evlampia
October 11 to 17 - Seventh Ecumenical Council
October 18 - Apostle and Evangelist Luke
October 20 - St. Artimios
October 21 - St. Hilarion the Great
October 22 - St. Averkios
October 22 - The Seven Youths of Ephesus
October 23 - Apostle James the Brother of God
October 24 - St. Arethas
October 25 - Sts. Markianos & Martyrios
October 26 - St. Demetrios
October 26 - Earthquake in Constantinople, 741 AD
October 30 - Sts. Zinovios & Zinovia

November 1 - Cosmas & Damian from Asia

November 2 - Sts. Acindynus, Pegasius, Aphthonius, Elpidephorus, & Anempodistus
November 3 - The Relics of St. George
November 3 - Sts. Lydia, Akepsimas, Joseph, & Aithalas
November 4 - St. Joannicius (Ioannikos)
November 6 - Holy Father Paul the Confessor
November 7 - St. Lazarus
November 8 - Synaxis of the Archangels
November 11 - Sts. Minas, Victor. Vikentios, & Stefanis
November 11 - St. Theodore the Studite
November 12 - St. John the Merciful
November 13 - St. John Chrysostom
November 14 - Apostle Philip
November 15 - Sts. Gurias, Samonas, & Avivos
November 16 - Apostle and Evangelist Matthew
November 17 - St. Gregory the Wonderworker
November 18 - St. Plato
November 25 - St. Katherine the Great Martyr
November 27 - St. James the Persian
November 28 - St. Stephen the Younger
November 30 - Apostle Andrew

December 4 - St. Barbara
December 4 - St. John of Damascus
December 5 - St. Savas the Consecrated
December 6 - St. Nicholas
December 9 - St. Anna's Conception of the Theotokos - Apolytikion
December 9 - St. Anna's Conception of the Theotokos - Kontakion
December 10 - Sts. Minas, Hermogenis, & Efgraphos
December 11-17 - Sunday of the Holy Forefathers
December 12 - St. Spyridon
December 15 - St. Eleftherios
December 18 to 24 - Prophet Daniel and the Three Youths (Sunday before Nativity)
December 26 to 31 - St. Joseph, Prophet David, and St. James (Sunday after Nativity)
December 27 - St. Stephen the First Martyr

January 1 - St. Basil the Great
January 7 - St. John the Forerunner (John the Baptist)   GR MIDI ENG MIDI
January 11 - St. Theodosios the Abbot
January 15 - St. John the Hut-Dweller
January 16 - The Holy and Precious Chains of Peter
January 17 - St. Anthony the Great
January 18 - St. Athanasios and Cyril
January 19 - St. Makarios
January 20 - St. Efthymios
January 21 - St. Maximos the Confessor
January 22 - The Apostle Timothy
January 22 - St. Anastasios of Persia
January 23 - St. Clement
January 25 - St. Gregory the Theologian
January 27 - St. John Chrysostom
January 28 - St. Ephraim the Syrian
January 29 - St. Ignatius
January 30 - The Three Hierarchs
January 31 - Sts. Cyrus and John the Unmercenaries

February 1 - St. Tryphon
February 10 - St. Haralambos
February 11 - St. Vlasios
February 13 - St. Martinian
February 14 - St. Auxentios
February 17 - St. Theodore the Tyron
February 24 (or a February 23 Cheesefare Sunday)  - The first and second finding of
         the head of John the Forerunner (John the Baptist)

March 9 (or a March 8 Cheesefare Sunday)  - Holy Forty Martyrs

April 23 - St. George
April 24 or 25 - Apostle and Evangelist Mark

May 2 - St. Athanasios the Great
May 8 - Apostle John the Theologian
May 21 - Sts. Constantine and Helen
May 25 - Third Finding of the Head of John the Baptist

First Sunday of June - The Second Ecumenical Council
June 4 - St. Mitrofanis
June 8 - St. Theodore the General
June 11 - Apostles Bartholomew and Barnabas
June 12 - St. Onouphrios
June 14 - Prophet Elisha
June 17 - Sts. Isauros, Manuel, Savel, & Ismael
June 19 - Apostle Jude
June 24 - The Nativity of John the Forerunner (John the Baptist)
June 29 - Apostles Peter and Paul
June 30 - Synaxis of the Twelve Apostles

July 1 - Sts. Cosmas and Damian from Rome
July 2 - The Holy Robe and Belt of the Theotokos - Apolytikion
July 2 - The Deposition of  the Holy Robe of the Theotokos - Kontakion
July 5 - St. Athanasios of Mt. Athos
July 7 - St. Kyriaki
July 8 - St. Prokopios
July 11 - The Miracle by St. Euphemia at the Fourth Council in Chalcedon
July 13-19 - The Fourth Ecumenical Council
July 17 - St. Marina
July 20 - Prophet Elias (Elijah)
July 22 - St. Mary Magdalene
July 23 - Recovery of he Relics of St. Phokas
July 24 - St. Christina
July 25 - Repose of St. Anna - Apolytikion
July 25 - Repose of St. Anna - Kontakion
July 26 - St. Paraskevi
July 27 - St. Panteleimon
July 31 - St. Evdokimos

August 1 - Procession of the Holy Cross
August 2 - The Remains of St. Stephen the First Martyr
August 16 - Holy Icons
August 25 - Apostles Bartholomew and Titus
August 26 - Sts. Adrian and Natalia the Martyrs
August 29 and 30 - Beheading of John the Forerunner (John the Baptist)
August 31 - The Holy Robe and Belt of the Theotokos - Apolytikion
August 31 - The Deposition of the Holy Belt of the Theotokos


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