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Holy Transfiguration Monastery ☆ 2 ReviewExcellent Excellent prayer book At first I was little intimidated by Small Compline in place of Evening Prayers since it is longer but I uickly grew place of Evening Prayers since it is longer but I uickly grew love it and have started taking the opportunity to ead an Akathist or Canon in the appointed place The "BOOK ITSELF IS OF SUPERB UALITY POSSIBLY ONE OF "itself is of superb uality Possibly one of best Orthodox prayer books in English The size is great small enough to grasp easily and hold during a service if needed without much fatigue but big enough to allow for a comfortable grip The cloth binding also feels nice in the hand and the typography paper and even icons though sadly less so all look to have been selected with great care to produce a book that can be used for years to come I also eally like that it includes not only the standard Morning prayers but extends to Small Compline the texts of Vespers Matins and even Pascha making itself handy for those services which you might not go to as often and allowing you to follow them much easily Indeed I feel this is almost a service book in miniature and I cannot overstate just how convenient this
is However it substitutes standard Evening prayers for Small Compline so if you. Translated from the Greek by the HolyHowever it substitutes standard Evening prayers for Small Compline so if you. Translated from the Greek by the Holy Monastery Morning Prayers and Prayers at MealtimeComplete services of Small Compline Vespers Matins and the Divine LiturgyPrinci. Re interested in something abbreviated for the evening you might need to look elsewhere Having enough Canons and Akathists to pass through the week and change through them as ecommended in the preface is also very helpful and gives you a bit of variation without becoming totally monotonous in your prayers Also it wasn t immediately obvious to me but the Service of Preparation for Holy Communion includes a pre Communion canon My eservations though are small For one they didn t include pre and post Confession prayers Of course one My eservations though are small For one they didn t include pre and "POST CONFESSION PRAYERS OF COURSE ONE EASILY FIND THESE "Confession prayers Of course one easily find these but given they managed to include Paschal service texts I don t think adding a short section to handle such prayers would have been too difficult and would have enhanced the usability of the book Further to that unlike their Psalter which has several helpful additions at the end an order for eading the kathismata numbering of the Psalms according to Hebrew or Septuagint etc this has no such additions no lectionary area for adding your own found prayers or anything else Once the prayer book ends that s it and to my mind that s a shame as they could still have fit in Still don t let tha. Pal hymns of the feasts of the yearComplete Service of PaschaAkathist Hymn to our Sweetest Lord Jesus ChristThe
Akathist Hymn To TheHymn to the Holy TheotokosSupplicatory Canon to our Lord. ,
T detract you this is a very well done prayer book that would be hard to top and I m sure anyone no matter how long they ve been baptized can derive benefit from itFor those who d like it here is the table of contentsMorning PrayersPrayers at MealtimeThe Service of Small ComplineThe Service of VespersThe service of MatinsThe Divine LiturgyDismissal Hymns of the ResurrectionDismissal Hymns and Theotokia for WeekdaysDismissal Hymns and Kontakia of the Feasts of the Master and of the Mother of GodDismissal Hymns and Kontakia of the TriodionDismissal Hymns and Kontakia for Holy WeekThe service of Matins for the Holy and Great Sunday of PaschaThe Paschal HoursDismissal Hymns and Kontakia of the PentecostarionThe Akathist Hymn to our sweetest Lord Jesus ChristThe of the PentecostarionThe Akathist Hymn to our sweetest Lord Jesus ChristThe Hymn to the Most Holy TheotokosA Supplicatory Canon to our Lord Jesus ChristThe service of the Small Supplicatory Canon to the Most Holy TheotokosThe service of the Great Supplicatory Canon to the Most Holy TheotokosA Supplicatory Canon to the Guardian Angel of a Man s LifeThe Service of Preparation for Holy CommunionThanksgiving After Holy Communion Use this prayer book daily. Jesus ChristBoth the Small and the Great Supplicatory Canons to the Most Holy Theotokos translated to fit the Supplicatory Canons to
The Most Holy TheotokosMost Holy Theotokos to fit the melodiesSupplicatory Canon to the Guardian AngelCommunion Prayers.
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