GREAT VESPERS Kathisma Reading “Blessed is the Man…” is sung. At Psalm 140 In Tone 2 Out of the depths I cry to You, O Lord;* O Lord, hear my voice! With what crowns of praises shall we honour the praised martyrs, the kind intercessors of the faithful people, the adornment of Rus’-Ukraine and joy…
The rich man is not one who has much but one who gives much. For, what he gives away remains his forever.
St. John Chrysostom