PSALMS OF TYPIKA
- (Typical Psalms)
Psalms 102 (103) and 145 (146), which, together with the Beatitudes, constitute the first part of Typika, a brief service of monastic origin. In current Russian practice Typika is served before the Liturgy of Presanctified Gifts, and the Psalms of Typika
and the Beatitudes are the first, second, and third antiphons at Divine Liturgy.