Thursday June 24, 2021 / June 11, 2021
Afterfeast of Pentecost. Tone seven.
Fast-free Week. Fast-free
The Scripture ReadingsJohn 21:15-25 Matins Gospel
Holy Apostles Bartholemew & Barnabas, Troparion, Tone III —
O holy apostles/ entreat the merciful God// that He grant to our souls remission of transgressions.
Kontakionfor the Apostle Barnabas, Tone II —
Thou wast a most true servant of the Lord,/ and, as the foremost of the seventy apostles,/ didst shine forth in thy preaching with Paul,/ proclaiming Christ the Savior unto all;// wherefore, with songs we hymn thy divine memory, O Barnabas.
Kontakion for the Apostle Bartholemew, Tone IV: "Thou hast appeared..." —
Thou hast been shown to be a great sun for the whole world,/ shining with the radiance of doctrines and awesome miracles,// and illuminating those who honor thee, O Bartholemew, apostle of the Lord.