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Balai of Qenneshrin on the Faithful Departed


May the faithful departed who put You on through baptism put on, in Eden, the robe of glory. ܥܰܢܺܝ̈ܕܶܐ ܡܗܰܝ̈ܡܢܶܐ. ܕܠܰܒܫܘܽܟ ܒܰܥܡܳܕܳܐ. ܢܶܬܥܰܛܦܘܽܢ ܒܰܥܕܶܝܢ. ܐܶܣܛܰܠ ܬܶܫܒܘܽܚܬܳܐ܀ The mouths that professed You, ate You and drank Your blood, shout with the angels, “Glory be upon…

Balai of Qenneshrin on a Laborer in the Vineyard of the Lord


Blessed are you, our father, when the King reveals himself and rewards justly every person according to their deeds. ܛܘܽܒܰܝܟ ܐܳܘ ܐܰܒܘܽܢ. ܡܳܐ ܕܡܶܬܓܠܶܐ ܡܰܠܟܳܐ. ܘܦܳܪܰܥ ܒܟܺܐܢܘܽܬܳܐ. ܠܟܽܠܢܳܫ ܐܰܝܟ ܥܰܡܠܶܗ. Since you labored in His vineyard from morning till evening, behold, a wage awaits…

Balai of Qenneshrin on the Holy Martyrs


To the contest went the holy martyrs and against false worship battled the glorious laborers. ܠܰܐܓܘܽܢܳܐ ܢܚܶܬܘ ܗ̱ܘܰܘ. ܣܳܗ̈ܕܶܐ ܩܰܕܺܝ̈ܫܶܐ. ܘܥܰܡ ܛܘܽܥܝܰܝ ܐܰܩܪܶܒܘ. ܦܳܠܚ̈ܶܐ ܢܰܨܺܝ̈ܚܶܐ܀ We beseech the martyrs and entreat them earnestly to implore with us the Lord, who crowned them. ܡܶܢ ܣܳܗ̈ܕܶܐ…

Balai of Qenneshrin on the Holy Apostles


The disciples of the Son, the holy apostles, armed themselves and went out to the four corners of world. ܬܰܠܡܺܝ̈ܕܰܘܗ̱ܝ ܕܰܒܪܳܐ. ܫܠܺܝ̈ܚܶܐ ܩܰܕܺܝ̈ܫܶܐ. ܐܶܙܕܰܝܰܢܘ ܘܰܢܦܰܩܘ. ܠܰܐܪܒܰܥ ܦܶܢ̈ܝܳܬܳܐ܀ The holy apostles laid hold of the cross, an unequally matched weapon, and battled with the evil…

Balai of Qenneshrin on Mary, the Martyrs and the Departed


Who is able to stop speaking your praises, for you bore and carried the Hope of every creature? ܡܰܢܘܽ ܓܶܝܪ ܡܰܘܦܶܐ. ܕܢܺܐܡܰܪ ܩ̈ܘܽܠܳܣܰܝܟܝ. ܕܙܰܝܶܚܬܝ ܘܰܛܥܰܢܬܺܝܘܗ̱ܝ. ܠܣܰܒܪܳܐ ܕܟܽܠ ܒ̈ܶܪܝܳܢ܀ Who could tell the story of your slaughters, brave athletes, God’s laborers? ܡܰܢܘܽ ܡܨܶܐ ܕܢܶܬܢܶܐ. ܫܰܪܒܳܐ…