A Traditional Service Of The Paschal Vigil

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

The following service is a creative adaptation of the traditional pattern and texts for the Easter Vigil. It will be of particular help for those who plan a more formal Easer Vigil service. For others, the commentary included with this service will provide a guide to thoughtful planning for the Advent season.

I. Service of Light

Commentary: Since participation in this service becomes meaningful especially when worshipers are familiar with the complex nature and history of the service,...


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