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Liturgical hymns/canons written by St John Damascene

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#1 John Frangos

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Posted 13 January 2013 - 11:57 AM

Am looking for a book that collates Fr John Damascenes liturgical poems and canons - has anyone come across such book?

#2 Olga



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Posted 13 January 2013 - 10:28 PM

The Ochtoikos/Okhtoik (book of the eight tones) used in compiling Vespers and Matins is attributed to St John; he also wrote much hymnography for some of the feasts of the Mother of God, as well as individual Theotokia/Bogorodichny and a number of prayers for various situations. I don't know of a single volume which contains everything he wrote, though.

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