A Convergence Service Of The Paschal Vigil

Source: The Complete Library of Christian Worship, Robert E. Webber, General Editor

The service below is meant for use by those congregations who desire to combine historical traditions of worship with a contemporary style. It can be amended to suit the particular needs or traditions of the congregation.

People are given a small candle and handout upon entering the sanctuary. Music is soft and subdued. Banners and the large wooden cross are in place around the platform.

The basic body for the Great Easter Vigil is taken from the Book of Common Prayer, beginning on page...


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