Monday March 27, 2017 / March 14, 2017
Fifth Week of the Great Lent. Tone seven.
Great Lent. By Monastic Charter: Strict Fast (Bread, Vegetables, Fruits)
The Scripture ReadingsIsaiah 37:33-38:6 (6th Hour)
St. Benedict —
No Troparion is given in the Menaion.
Kontakion, Tone VI —
Thou wast enriched by the grace of God,/ and by thy deeds didst proclaim thy name./ In prayer and fasting thou wast shown to be full of the gifts of the Spirit of God,/ O Benedict, favorite of Christ God./ And thou hast been a healer for the infirm,// a repulser of the enemy and the ready helper of our souls.