The Heritage of the Coptic Orthodox Church

The Rite and Hymns of the Feasts of the Cross

The Heritage of the Coptic Orthodox Church choir’s production presents the most complete and accurate versions of every hymn of The Rite and Hymns of the Feasts of the Cross, according to the Coptic tradition. This production by the HCOC features:

• All the melismatic and recitative hymns for the two Feasts of the Cross.
• All the hymns for the Vespers Praise, Vespers and Prime Raising of Incense, Midnight Praise, and the Divine Liturgy.
• Foreword by H.E. Metropolitan Wissa of El-Balyana.
• With contributions and recordings by Cantor Sameh Kamal, Cantor Ashraf Tadros, and for the first time ever, the HCOC choir branch in Delray Beach, Florida.
• This production consists of 1 MP3 audio CD, with 334 minutes of hymns and rite explanations. As an MP3, instead of audio CDs, this production is made affordable to everyone, without affecting the quality of our recordings.
• The CD was recorded and mastered digitally in professional studios.

View a video with more information on this production and hear audio samples below: