Memorial Service

  • The Divine Liturgy of our Father among the Saints

    BASIL THE GREAT

    Priest: Blessed is the kingdom of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit, now and forever and to the ages of ages.

    People: Amen.

    THE GREAT LITANY
    AND
    THE ANTIPHONS

    Deacon: In peace let us pray to the Lord.

    People: Lord, have mercy.

    Deacon: For the peace of God and the salvation of our souls, let us pray to the Lord.

    People: Lord, have mercy.

    Deacon: For peace in the whole world, for the stability of the holy churches of God, and for the unity of all, let us pray to the Lord.

    People: Lord, have mercy.

    Deacon: For this holy house and for those who enter it with faith, reverence, and the fear of God, let us pray to the Lord.

    People: Lord, have mercy.
    Deacon: For our Archbishop (Name), our Bishop (Name), the honorable presbyters, the deacons in the service of Christ, and all the clergy and laity, let us pray to the Lord.

    People: Lord, have mercy.

    Deacon: For our country, the president, and all those in public service, let us pray to the Lord.

    People: Lord, have mercy.

    Deacon: For this parish and city, for every city and town, and for the faithful who live in them, let us pray to the Lord.

    People: Lord, have mercy.

    Deacon: For favorable weather, an abundance of the fruits of the earth, and temperate seasons, let us pray to the Lord.

    People: Lord, have mercy.

    Deacon: For travelers by land, sea, and air, for the sick, the suffering, the captives, and for their salvation, let us pray to the Lord.

    People: Lord, have mercy.

    Deacon: For our deliverance from all affliction, wrath, danger, and distress, let us pray to the Lord.