The Great Vigil of Easter

Event details

  • April 8, 2023
  • 7:30 PM
Please join us for this first celebration of Easter!
The Great Vigil of Easter starts in a darkened church, a fire is lit in the courtyard and choir, clergy, congregation and passers-by gather around to watch the lighting of the giant paschal candle before processing back into the church, each to light a candle.
This service will also be livestreamed at montrealcathedral.ca/live