Daily Archives: March 30, 2013

Holy Saturday March 30, 2013

Holy Week.  Holy Saturday.  Easter Vigil.  Catholic Culture.

On Holy Saturday the Church waits at the Lord’s tomb, meditating on his suffering and death. The altar is left bare, and the sacrifice of the Mass is not celebrated. Only after the solemn vigil during the night, held in anticipation of the resurrection, does the Easter celebration begin, with a spirit of joy that overflows into the following period of fifty days.

Stational Church here.