alb sunday definition

  • others:
    • The first Sunday after Easter Sunday, properly Albless Sunday, because in the early church those who had been baptized on Easter eve set aside regarding the after Saturday their white albs which was apply after baptism.
    • The first Sunday after Easter Sunday, precisely Albless Sunday, because during the early church people who had been baptized on Easter eve set aside from the following Saturday their white albs which had been placed on after baptism.
  • noun:
    • 1st Sunday after Easter: so called because on that day those that was baptized on Easter eve wore their white robes going back time. Also referred to as Minimal Sunday.
    • the initial Sunday after Easter: so named because on that day those that was baptized on Easter eve wore their white robes for the last time. Also called Minimal Sunday.
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