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Jesus, Lord Of Life Eternal

This hymn is a translation of Ode IV of Canon 2 at Orthros on Ascension in the Byzantine Liturgy. Here is the original text as it appears in the first edition of Hymns of the Eastern Church (1862). Jesus, Lord … Continue reading

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Exalt, Exalt The Heavenly Gates

This hymn is a translation of Ode III of Canon 2 at Orthros on Ascension in the Byzantine Liturgy. Here is the original text as it appears in the first edition of Hymns of the Eastern Church (1862). The text … Continue reading

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After Three Days Thou Didst Rise

This hymn is a translation of Ode I of Canon 2 at Orthros on Ascension in the Byzantine Liturgy. Here is the original text as it appears in the first edition of Hymns of the Eastern Church (1862). The text … Continue reading

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Reconciliation’s Plan Devising

This hymn is a translation of Ode V of the Canon at Orthros on St. Thomas Sunday, which is the First Sunday following Easter (Divine Mercy Sunday) in the Byzantine Liturgy. This is hymn does not appear in the first … Continue reading

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Christ, We Turn Our Eyes to Thee

This hymn is a translation of Ode IV of the Canon at Orthros on St. Thomas Sunday, which is the First Sunday following Easter (Divine Mercy Sunday) in the Byzantine Liturgy. This is the original text of this hymn as … Continue reading

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On the Rock of Thy Commandments

This hymn is a translation of Ode III of the Canon at Orthros on St. Thomas Sunday, which is the First Sunday following Easter (Divine Mercy Sunday) in the Byzantine Liturgy. This is the original text of this hymn as … Continue reading

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Thou New Jerusalem, Arise And Shine!

This hymn is a translation of Ode ΙΧ of the Canon for Easter Sunday from the Pentecostarion in the Byzantine Liturgy. This is used in what we would think of as the Easter Vigil in the Western Church. Here is … Continue reading

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