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Akathist Hymn to the Nativity of Christ, Part 1

“O Christ our God, Who didst choose the most pure Virgin from among all generations and wast born of her in the flesh, we Thy servants offer hymns of thanksgiving unto Thee.” – Kontakion I

Today’s reading, the Akathist to the Nativity of Christ is taken from:

Book of Akathists II
by Holy Trinity Monastery

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Music: Sessional Hymn after the third ode at Matins for Holy Saturday. Automelon: Thy tomb, O Saviour

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