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Easter Vigil 2024

Mar
30
Saturday 6:30 PM
Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd

THE GREAT VIGIL
Saturday, April 8 at 6:30 PM

The first celebration of Easter which consists of four parts:
The Service of Light (kindling of new fire, lighting the Paschal candle, the Exsultet); The Service of Lessons (readings from the Hebrew Scriptures interspersed with psalms, canticles, and prayers); Christian Initiation (Holy Baptism) or the Renewal of Baptismal Vows; and the Eucharist.

A tradition at COGS – Bring bells to ring at the Easter Acclamation!

Following the service, all are welcome to attend our celebratory reception.

FULL HOLY WEEK AND EASTER SCHEDULE

Please note, this service begins outside in our patio area, weather permitting. As such, it is not offered via live-stream.

 

 

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