Exodus & the Easter Vigil

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Open to all clergy, MUSICIANS, Christian Formation Directors, ALTAR GUILD MEMBERS, and any other interested persons.

This year’s presenters are The Right Reverend J. Neil Alexander, Dean of the School of Theology at Sewanee; Ellen Johnston, Director of the Center for Liturgy and Music at Virginia Theological Seminary.

Saturday, January 20, 2018 at Procter Center


Questions? Please contact Marsha Reilly or Rev. Dr. Calvin Lane


9 – 9:30   Coffee and Registration/Check-In


9:30 – 10:30   Plenary session with Bishop Alexander (Bishop Thompson room)


5 minute break – snacks will be available in the room


10:30 – 11:25   Breakout sessions



5 minute break


11:30 – 12:30 Plenary with Ellen Johnston – Designing an Easter Vigil


12:30 – 1:15   noonday prayer and lunch


1:20 – 2:20   Plenary:  The Art of selecting hymns – A Session for Clergy and Musicians working together – singing included (Chapel)


2:25 – 3:30   Roundtable discussion

I will sing to the Lord, for he is highly exalted.


The Right Reverend J. Neil Alexander

Ellen Johnston