Hymns from the Holy Mount Athos
• Verses of Psalms 1-8. Tone IV (legetos). Syllabic setting; oral tradition from Mount Athos. • Verses of Psalms 140 (141), 141 (142) and 129 (130) – Lord, I summon You – sung during Vespers. • Stichera idiomelon for the Feast of the Dormition of the Blessed Virgin Mary. • Verse from the troparion Theotoke parthene (Ave Maria) sung at the end of the Vespers during the blessing of the bread. • Verses of psalms for the Feast of the Lord’s Transfiguration (6 August). Syllabic setting; oral tradition from Mount Athos. Tone II plagal. • Verse Polyeleos Logon Agathon • Hagios o Theos (Holy God, Mighty God, Holy and Immortal, have mercy on us).