Whitsun Eve


The vigil of Whitsunday; before the Mass Prophecies are read as on Holy Saturday, the Font is blessed, and the Litanies are sung, the Mass beginning without an Introit; in private Masses these ceremonies are omitted.

MLA Citation

  • “Whitsun Eve”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 13 November 2019. Web. 8 March 2021. <>