GREAT VESPERS Kathisma Reading “Blessed is the man…” is sung. At Psalm 140 In Tone 4 If You mark iniquities, Lord, who can stand?* But with You forgiveness is that You may be revered. Your hand probed the side of the Lord, finding the perfection of all goodness and joy. Like a sponge you have…
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