Anne Weirich

Anne Weirich ( is associate pastor of Westminster Presbyterian Church, Grand Rapids, Michigan. This article is reprinted by permission of The Presbyterian Outlook, Vol. 187, No. 22.

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  • Saturday night, the night before Easter, about forty-five of us gathered in the dusk in the narthex outside the sanctuary doors. We settled ourselves and began to gather our hearts for worship—a new service—a kind of modified Easter Vigil for us to try. The sanctuary doors opened to reveal a path of light—tiny votive candles perched on the side of each pew—making a pathway of light through the dim and dark sanctuary.

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