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The Great Easter Vigil begins with the blessing of the new fire and the lighting of the Paschal Candle.  www.photobymike.com

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Led by the candle which represents the light of the risen Christ, we enter the darkened Cathedral.   www.photobymike.com

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The one flame becomes many as the new fire is spread to all in the assembly.   www.photobymike.com

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During the liturgy of the word, the Archbishop leads us in prayer.   www.photobymike.com

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During the Gloria the Cathedral is illuminated.  In the solemn Gospel procession, the Gospel book is carried through the Cathedral.   www.photobymike.com

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Proclaiming the good news of the Resurrection:  "Why do you seek the living one among the dead?"   www.photobymike.com

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After the homily, the liturgy of baptism begins.  One by one, the twenty-five Elect are led down into the font.   www.photobymike.com

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After the baptisms, the Sacrament of Confirmation was celebrated.  www.photobymike.com

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Now the entire assembly renews their baptismal promises and is sprinkled with the newly blessed water.  www.photobymike.com

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Congratulations to our neophytes!  www.photobymike.com

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Go behind the scenes on Holy Saturday
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