Great Lent Hymns

Great Lent (Weekends)

HymnLanguageLink
Praxis (Acts) ResponseEnglishResponse to the Acts (Great Fast) by Coptic Hymns in English
Paralex – all englishEnglishOur Lord (Great Fast) Chorus by Coptic Hymns in English
Gospel responseEnglishGospel Response (Great Fast) by Coptic Hymns in English
Aspasmos watos (1st, 3rd, 5th Sundays, no saturdays)EnglishAspasmos Watos
Communion: Psalm 150EnglishPsalm 150 (Great Fast) by Coptic Hymns in English
Communion: “Blessed are Those” MelodyEnglishBlessed are Those (Great Fast) by Coptic Hymns in English
A Great Mystery (Onishty) – first 3 verses in englishEnglishA Great Mystery (Lent Communion Hymn) by Coptic Hymns in English

Great Lent (Weekdays)

HymnLanguageLink
His Foundations (Nefsenti)EnglishHis Foundations (Great Fast) by Coptic Hymns in English
Hymn of the Censer (Entho Te Ti Shori)CopticEntho te ti-shori by Coptic Orthodox Hymns
Praxis Response (Share Efnouti)CopticShare Efnouti

Palm Sunday

HymnLanguageLink
Procession Gospel Responses (Matins)First Verse: EnglishProcession Gospel Responses
Second Verse (Je Efesmaraout): Alternate Coptic/English
Evlogimenos (Blessed is He)English/CopticBlessed is He (Hosanna Sunday)
ParalexStart “Our Lord” English, alternate Coptic/English every 2 verses, finish with “Proclaiming and Saying”Paralex Hymn (Hosanna Sunday) by Coptic Hymns in English
Praxis ResponseEnglishPalm Sunday Acts Response
Liturgy Gospel ResponsesFirst Verse: Englishhttps://soundcloud.com/mmguirguis/palm-sunday-gospel-response?in=englishhymnscommittee/sets/ehc-standardized-hymns
Second Verse (Je Efesmaraout): Alternate Coptic/English

Holy Week (Monday – Wednesday)

HymnLanguageLink
Paschal Praise (Thok Te Ti Gom)Fast: Alternate Coptic/EnglishEnglish Paschal Praise (Fast)
Slow: Coptic, English, Arabic
Exposition Intro/ConclusionLearn in Coptic and English; match Abounahttps://soundcloud.com/mmguirguis/exposition-litanies-holy-week?in=mmguirguis/sets/holy-week-hymns
Ke Eperto (Short)Alternate English/Coptic each hourhttps://soundcloud.com/romany1710/ke-eperto-fast-way?in=romany1710/sets/holy-week-hymns-part-2

Holy Week – Covenant Thursday

HymnLanguageLink
Procession of JudasEnglishhttps://soundcloud.com/mmguirguis/judas?in=mmguirguis/sets/holy-week-hymns
Hymn of the Cross (Fai Etaf Enf)First Verse: Coptichttps://soundcloud.com/polamasoud/fai-etaf-enf
Second Verse (“His good Father…”): Englishhttps://soundcloud.com/mmguirguis/this-is-he?in=mmguirguis/sets/holy-week-hymns#t=5:01

Good Friday

HymnLanguageLink
Tai ShoriCoptichttps://soundcloud.com/lafamille/taichouri-hazayni?in=user-958531547/sets/holy-week-hymns
Hymn of the Cross (Fai Etaf Enf)First Verse: Coptichttps://soundcloud.com/polamasoud/fai-etaf-enf
Second Verse (“His good Father”): Englishhttps://soundcloud.com/mmguirguis/this-is-he?in=mmguirguis/sets/holy-week-hymns#t=5:01
6th Hour LitaniesLearn in Coptic and English; match Abounahttps://soundcloud.com/mmguirguis/6th-hour-litany-refrain?in=mmguirguis/sets/holy-week-hymns
O Only-Begotten (Omonogenees)Coptichttps://soundcloud.com/david-adel-hana/omonogenees
Repeat in English with fast tune 
Trisagion (Agios)First Verse: Coptic (Slow to Fast)https://soundcloud.com/remoun/track-7
2nd Verse: English (Fast)https://soundcloud.com/mmguirguis/hymn-of-the-trisagion-pascha?in=mmguirguis/sets/holy-weeks-hymns-for-stsa#t=4:11
3rd Verse: Coptic (Slow)https://soundcloud.com/remoun/track-7#t=4:56
Finish English (Slow)https://soundcloud.com/mmguirguis/hymn-of-the-trisagion-pascha?in=mmguirguis/sets/holy-weeks-hymns-for-stsa#t=5:34
Ti ShoriCoptichttps://soundcloud.com/coptic-hymns-library/42-ti-shory
9th Hour LitaniesLearn in Coptic and English; match Abounahttps://soundcloud.com/mmguirguis/9th-hour-litany-refrain-holy-week-chorus
Intro to Pauline (Ethve Ti-Anastasees)Coptichttps://soundcloud.com/coptic-hymns-competition/ethve-ti-anastasis-good-friday
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