Easter Vigil

Easter Vigil

Articles

March 27, 2018

Throughout Holy Week, the Office of Communications will go inside one Episcopal congregation to livestream daily services, thereby bringing Holy Week and its reverence to computers, business, and homes for personal meditation and group reflection.

The services will originate from St....

April 4, 2010

"Fear not, for God is with us," Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori said in her Easter Vigil sermon. "Fear not, and join the feast created before the beginning of the world."

Presiding Bishop Jefferts Schori celebrated and preached at the Easter Vigil at Christ...

March 31, 2005

For me, over these years as a priest and now a bishop, the Great Vigil of Easter has been the most powerful and engaging event of the liturgical year. The dramatic interplay of darkness and light – the darkened church, the new fire, the lighting of the paschal candle, have provided a visual and...