Order of Midnight Praises

Midnight Praises:
- The Midnight (three watches) hours of the Agpeya are prayed
- The hymn Tentheno is chanted in its known tune.
- The Great Hos (praise) for Palm Sunday is chanted in its known tune
- The six Psalies for Palm Sunday are chanted before the following six parts of the midnight praises
- First Hos
- Second Hos
- Third Hos
- The Commemoration of the Saints
- Fourth Hos
- The Sunday Theotokia, before Aikoti.
(optional).

- The Commemoration of the Saints is chanted in Palm Sunday tune).
- The Doxology for the feast is chanted before the Doxology of St. Mary
- The Exposition is read (after the Sunday Theotokia)
- The Praises are concluded as usual.

Midnight Praises:
- The Midnight (three watches) hours of the Agpeya are prayed
- The hymn Tentheno is chanted in its known tune.
- The Great Hos (praise) for Palm Sunday is chanted in its known tune
- The six Psalies for Palm Sunday are chanted before the following six parts of the midnight praises
- First Hos
- Second Hos
- Third Hos
- The Commemoration of the Saints
- Fourth Hos
- The Sunday Theotokia, before Aikoti.
(optional).

- The Commemoration of the Saints is chanted in Palm Sunday tune).
- The Doxology for the feast is chanted before the Doxology of St. Mary
- The Exposition is read (after the Sunday Theotokia)
- The Praises are concluded as usual.

Last Updated: Sep 30, 2014 06:31:00 AM by minatasgeel
Added: Apr 13, 2006 11:49:05 AM by minatasgeel