Mission resources

Music

Choir

The music at Holy Myrrhbearers is led by the choir, but we encourage congregational singing. Download the music used at our services in order to learn how to participate fully in the worship.

Divine Liturgy

Hymns for Hierarchical Divine Liturgy

  • At the Greeting of the Bishop, From the Rising to the Setting of the Sun: PDF
  • Hymn to the Theotokos, It is Truly Meet: PDF
  • Ton Dhespotin (Bulharski): PDF
  • At the Vesting of the Bishop, Let Thy Soul Rejoice in the Lord: PDF
  • At the Vesting of the Bishop, The Prophets Proclaimed Thee from on High: PDF
  • Ton Dhespotin (Obleschuk): PDF
  • Eis Polla Eti Dhespota (short; No. 3): PDF
  • Eis Polla Eti Dhespota (Obleschuk): PDF
  • Holy God (Obikhod; Hierarchical version): PDF

Hymns for an Ordination

  • Troparia, O Holy Martyrs / Glory to Thee / Rejoice, O Isaiah: PDF
  • Axios: PDF

Liturgy of the Catechumens (Word)

  • Great Litany (Kievan): PDF
  • First Antiphon, Bless the Lord: PDF
  • Second Antiphon, Praise the Lord: PDF
  • Only-Begotten Son: PDF
  • Third Antiphon, Beatitudes (Znamenny): PDF
  • Third Antiphon, Beatitudes (Moscow): PDF
  • Entrance Hymn, Come, Let Us Worship: PDF
  • Trisagion, Holy God: PDF
  • In place of the Trisagion, As Many As Have Been Baptised: PDF
  • In place of the Trisagion, Before Thy Cross: PDF
  • Prokeimena (Resurrectional) for Sunday: PDF
  • Before the Gospel, Alleluia: PDF (other versions): PDF
  • Litany of Fervent Supplication: PDF
  • Litany for the Catechumens: PDF
  • Litany of the Faithful (Obleschuk): PDF
  • Litany of the Faithful (Kievan): PDF

Liturgy of the Faithful (Eucharist)

  • Cherubic Hymn, Let Us Who Mystically Represent: PDF
  • Father, Son and Holy Spirit: PDF
  • Symbol of Faith (Creed), I Believe: PDF
  • Anaphora (simple setting): PDF
  • Anaphora (Syro-Byzantine): PDF
  • Hymn to the Theotokos, It Is Truly Meet (Tone 6): PDF
  • Hymn to the Theotokos, It Is Truly Meet (Lvov): PDF
  • Hymn to the Theotokos, It is Truly Meet (Joy of the Heavenly Hosts melody): PDF
  • Hymn to the Theotokos, All of Creation (for Liturgy of St Basil): PDF
  • Hymn to the Theotokos, The Angel Cried (during Paschal season): PDF
  • Litany of Supplication (Kievan): PDF
  • Litany of Supplication (Obleschuk): PDF
  • Lord's Prayer, Our Father: PDF
  • One Is Holy (Kievan): PDF
  • One is Holy (Znamenny): PDF
  • Communion Hymn, Praise the Lord: PDF
  • Blessed Is He That Comes in the Name of the Lord: PDF
  • Hymn During Communion, Receive the Body of Christ (Moscow): PDF
  • Hymn During Communion, Receive the Body of Christ (Znamenny): PDF
  • Hymn During Communion, Receive the Body of Christ (Alaskan): PDF
  • After Communion, Having Beheld the Resurrection of Christ: PDF
  • Liturgy Ending, We Have Seen the True Light and Let Our Mouths Be Filled: PDF
  • Blessed Be the Name of the Lord: PDF
  • Psalm 33: PDF
  • Dismissal: PDF

Resurrection Dismissal Hymns (Troparia) and Kontakia

  • Tone 1 Troparion: PDF and Kontakion: PDF
  • Tone 2 Troparion: PDF and Kontakion: PDF
  • Tone 3 Troparion: PDF and Kontakion: PDF
  • Tone 4 Troparion: PDF and Kontakion: PDF
  • Tone 5 Troparion: PDF and Kontakion: PDF
  • Tone 6 Troparion: PDF and Kontakion: PDF
  • Tone 7 Troparion: PDF and Kontakion: PDF
  • Tone 8 Troparion: PDF and Kontakion: PDF

Mattins

  • The Lord is God (in the eight tones): T1 T2 T3 T4 T5 T6 T7 T8
  • Polyeleos, Praise the Name of the Lord (Common): PDF
  • Polyeleos, Praise the Name of the Lord (Znamenny): PDF
  • Evlogitaria, Blessed Art Thou, O Lord (Kievan): PDF
  • Hypakoe, From My Youth: PDF
  • Prokeimena for Sunday Mattins: PDF
  • Having Beheld the Resurrection: PDF
  • Magnificat, More Honourable Than the Cherubim: PDF
  • Praises (Tones 1-8): PDF
  • Great Doxology (Byzantine): PDF
  • Great Doxology (Common chant): PDF
  • Great Doxology (Kiev Caves Lavra): PDF

Other Liturgical Hymns

  • Psalm 135, O Give Thanks unto the Lord (Byzantine): PDF
  • Psalms 148, 149, 150, Praise the Lord from the Heavens (Byzantine): PDF
  • O Pure Virgin (Byzantine, St Nectarios): PDF

Holy Week and Pascha Music

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