Thurs, March 29 – Vespers-Liturgy on Great and Holy Thursday
VESPERS WITH THE DIVINE LITURGY OF ST. BASIL THE GREAT
There is no kathisma reading
At Psalm 140
In Tone 2
Lead my soul forth from prison* that I may give thanks to Your name.
The Jewish Council gathers to deliver to Pilate
the Author and Creator of all.
O what iniquity and infidelity!
They prepare for judgement
the One who comes to judge the living and the dead;
they prepare to make suffer the One who heals all suffering:
therefore, O long-suffering Lord, great is Your mercy.
Glory be to You.
The just shall gather around me* when You have been good to