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Weaving Palms

Here’s some fairly well done instructions on some of the basic forms of palm weaving, written by Sister Cecilia Schmidtt, who literally wrote the book on the art of palm weaving. (Unfortaunately, it appears to be out of print)

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Open Threads for Holy Week

I expect most people who are actively interested and involved in liturgy are up to their necks (or higher!) in planning for the annual liturgy team endurance event commonly known as Holy Week, where most Episcopal churches pack 4 or more completely different liturgies into a single week. So here you go, some nice fresh [...]

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Easter Vigil Open Thread

Here’s an open thread to discuss any and all thing related to planning for Easter Vigil this year.

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Pondering a Good Friday Wake

I’m thinking this week about the one Holy Week liturgy I’m involved in planning this year, a Good Friday wake. The basic concept is a wake for Jesus–to provide a space and a time to sit with friends and grieve his death, and to remember the things he did in his life with us on [...]

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Good Friday Open Thread

What’s good about your plans for Good Friday? What’s not so good (yet)?

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Maundy Thursday Open Thread

Here’s where to discuss all things Maundy, whether you do it on a Thursday or some other day of the week.

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Palm / Passion Sunday Open Thread

Here’s an open place for discussing Palm Sunday. A few possible starter questions: What are you planning? What are your challenges? How do you handle the transition from the Liturgy of the Palms to the Liturgy of the Passion?

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