Your birth, O Christ our God, dawned the light of knowledge upon the earth.
Troparion — Tone 4
Kontakion - Tone 3
Today, the Virgin bears Him who is transcendent, and the earth presents the cave to Him who is beyond reach.
Angels, along with shepherds glorify Him.
The Magi make their way to Him by a star.
For a new child has been born for us, the God before all ages.