HOLY SATVRDAY EDITION

Pope Francis’ Easter Vigil Homily 2019 — Full Text – Edward Pentin at National Catholic Register
The Exsultet – explained, translated, sung – Fr. Z’s Blog
The Easter Vigil Sheds Light — Ever Ancient, Ever New — on the Pascal Celebration – Joseph O’Brien at N.C. Register
How Long Was Jesus in the Tomb? Another Contradiction? – Steve Ray at Defenders of the Catholic Faith
Where Is Jesus Between His Death & Resurrection? – Msgr. Charles Pope at Community in Mission
Why Holy Saturday has always been a day of prayer & silence – Philip Kosloski at Aleteia
12 Things You Need to Know About Holy Saturday – Jimmy Akin at National Catholic Register
Saint of the Day Quote: Blessed Robert Watkinson – Donald R. McClarey, J.D., at The American Catholic
A Tale of Two Cities’ Cathedrals – K.V. Turley at National Catholic Register
Where Do the Traditions of the Easter Bunny & Eggs Come From? – ChurchPOP
What You Should Know About ‘The Curse of La Llorona’ – Patti Maguire Armstrong at National Catholic Register
Peruvian archbishop urges calm after ex-president kills himself – Catholic News Service at Crux
The Cruel Selfishness of Rebuilding Notre Dame? – Jennifer Fitz at Sticking the Corners