How to Arrange the Sacred Vessels for Holy Communion

Posted by Anna Johnson on Apr 18, 2018 1:30:00 PM

Setting up the vessels for the celebration of the Lord’s Supper is an intricate task that requires much attention to detail. One must understand the types of sacred vessels and their purposes as well as where they should be placed on the altar. Here is a guide to arranging the sacred vessels, adapted from What an Altar Guild Should Know by Paul H. D. Lang.

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Altar Guild’s Guide to the Types of Communion Vessels

Posted by Anna Johnson on Apr 4, 2018 9:30:00 AM

The preparation of Holy Communion is a blessed and extremely significant act. Several types of sacred vessels and linens may be used, and practices can differ by congregation. Here is a guide to the most common types of Communion vessels to help you prepare for the distribution of the Lord’s Supper. The information in this post is adapted from What an Altar Guild Should Know by Paul H. D. Lang.

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