THE RULE OF PREPARATION FOR HOLY COMMUNION (CD)
The Canons to the Savior, the Mother of God, and the Guardian Angel: The Akathist to the Mother of God; the Psalms, Canon, and Prayers for Holy Communion. Part I, Tracks 1 - 15, consist of the Canons and Akathist as read by a monk of the Hermitage of the Holy Cross running for 36 minutes and 20 seconds. Part II, Tracks 16 - 35, is the reading of the Order of Preparation for Holy Communion and runs for 29 minutes and thirteen seconds.
The monks of Holy Cross Hermitage provide these prayers for all Orthodox Christians as they are the spiritual preparation to participate in the awesome Mystery of the Divine Liturgy.