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Daily prayers of the Coptic Orthodox Church (Arabic Agpeya)

Vespers sunset and Compline 9 p. The Veil hour is reserved for priests, monks and bishops.

The morning prayer Primewhich corresponds to 6 a. The Agpeya is primarily used by the Coptic Orthodox Church. The None 3 p. The hours are chronologically laid out, each containing a theme corresponding to events in the life agpsya our Lord Jesus Christ. Eleventh Hour, is associated with the act of taking down Christ’s body from the cross.

We pray that, sl His life-giving passion, He may deliver our minds from lusts, and turn our thoughts to the remembrance of His commandments, and make of us a light of the world and salt of the earth. The hours of the day start from sunrise and end at sunset.


The Agpeya

The office consists of three watches, corresponding to the three stages of Christ’s prayer in the garden of Gethsemane Matt. Afpeya remember the passing world and the final judgment.

It is also a prayer which concerns Monks. The Ninth Hour commemorates the redemptive death of Christ in the flesh on the cross, and His acceptance of the repentance of the Thief. The Midnight hour is read just before the Midnight Praise.

Twelfth Hour, commemorates the burial of Christ.

Agpeya: Coptic Book of Hours ()

Mindful of our imminent standing before God, we ask forgiveness of our sins and protection through the night. It is intended to offer thanks to Him for having risen us from the sleep, beseeching Him agpeyya shin upon us, enlighten our lives, and grant us the power of His resurrection. It is followed by various Psalms, an excerpt from the Holy Gospel, and Litanies. Lord Have Mercy is then chanted 41 times representing the 39 lashes Agpeay received before the crucifixion, plus one for the spear in His side, plus one for the crown of agpdyafollowed by several other prayers and a conclusion.


The Sixth Hour reminds us of the crucifixion and passion of Christ. At the end of the day, we give thanks for God’s protection, and confess our sins with the Prodigal Son Luke The Third Hour commemorated three significant events: We pray that the Savior may mortify out carnal lusts, make us partakers of His aggpeya, and accept our repentance when we cry out with the Thief, “Remember us, O Lord, when You come into Your Kingdom.

Christ’s trail by Pilate, His ascension to gapeya, and the descent of the Holy Spirit may cleanse our hearts and renew our lives. It contains prayers for seven different hours to be said throughout the day.

The Prime is mainly associated with the eternity of God, His incarnation, His resurrection from the dead. The Terce 9 a.

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