Holy Saturday is the final day of Lent, of Holy Week, and of the Easter Triduum. Learn more about Holy Saturday.

The History and Traditions of Holy Saturday

Statue of Jesus lying in the tomb, monastery of San Joaquín y Santa Ana, Valladolid. Luis Fernández García/Wikimedia Commons Holy Saturday is the final day

The Entombment, by Fra Angelico. A beautifully detailed description of Holy Saturday.

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Holy Saturday is traditionally celebrated as the day Christ descended into hell to free the just souls there

18 APRIL 2014 - Whenever we speak of Christ descending into Hell as professed in the Creed, does it literally mean that Christ went to the place of the eternally damned souls? This is what happened on Holy Saturday: —

Holy Saturday

The Pietà is a masterpiece of Renaissance sculpture by Michelangelo Buonarroti, housed in St. Peter's Basilica in Vatican City.

Christ Jesus humbled himself for us,  and in obedience accepted death,  even death on a cross.   Let’s forget it now,  And all go home.  He is buried and the stone is in place.  His family is in tears, his friends are lost.  This time it is really over.  Amen.         ~ Michel Quoist

Great and Holy Friday - Great Lent, Holy Week, and Pascha in the Orthodox Church - Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America

Holy Saturday vigil

"Holy Saturday," by Roxolana Luczakowsky Armstrong, a Byzantine Catholic, is based largely on Eastern iconography. She tells Ameri.

Holy Saturday

Liturgical note: There is no liturgy for Holy Saturday. Christian tradition has the Church waiting at the Lord’s tomb, meditating on hi.

Traditional Polish Easter Basket to be blessed on holy saturday at the church.

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