Troparion - Tone 4 - O Lord, we, Your unworthy servants, * are grateful for Your great benefits bestowed upon us. * Glorifying You, we praise and bless You, * we give You thanks and we sing and magnify Your tenderness of heart. * As servants, we cry out to You with love: * “O our Benefactor and Savior, glory to You!”
Glory to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Spirit, now and ever, and to the ages of ages. Amen.
Kontakion - Tone 3 - O Master, we, as Your unworthy servants, * having been freely made worthy of Your benefits and gifts, * diligently come to You to offer thanksgiving according to our ability, * we cry out glorifying You as Benefactor and Creator: * “Glory to You, O All-Compassionate God!”
Prayers of thanksgiving for all our Forum readers and participants. May you have a wonderful Thanksgiving, and may your time of the Nativity Fast, Christmas and Theophany be spiritually renewing.
Prayers today especially for those in California who have been devastated by the forest fires. May the Lord God welcome home those who have been killed, forgiving all their sins. May He send comfort and aid to the survivors. Eternal Memory. Lord, have mercy!