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Easter, also called Pascha or Resurrection Sunday, is a festival and holiday celebrating the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead, described in the New ...

Easter - Holidays - HISTORY.com

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Easter, which celebrates Jesus Christ's resurrection from the dead, is Christianity's most important holiday. It has been called a moveable feast because it ...

Easter Symbols and Traditions - Holidays - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of Easter Symbols and Traditions, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on ...

What is the origin of Easter? Where did “Easter” get its name ...

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The name “Easter” has its roots in ancient polytheistic religions (paganism). On this, all scholars agree. This name is never used in the original Scriptures, nor is  ...

Easter Day - Timeanddate.com

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Easter Sunday is one of the most festive events among Christians worldwide. It commemorates Jesus Christ's resurrection from death, as written in the Christian  ...

What Is Easter and Why Do Christians Celebrate? - Christianity

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Easter Sunday is typically the most well-attended church service of the year. Learn the meaning of Easter and why Christians celebrate it.

Easter | Define Easter at Dictionary.com

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Easter definition, an annual Christian festival in commemoration of the resurrection of Jesus Christ, observed on the first Sunday after the first full moon after the ...

CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Easter - New Advent

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Easter is the principal feast of the ecclesiastical year. Leo I (Sermo xlvii in Exodum) calls it the greatest feast (festum festorum), and says that Christmas is ...

Easter Sunday - Easter / Lent - Catholic Life - Catholic Online

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Easter is the celebration of Christ's resurrection from the dead. It is celebrated on Sunday, and marks the end of Holy Week, the end of Lent, the last day of the ...

2016 White House Easter Egg Roll | The White House

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On Monday March 28, 2016, the First Family hosted the 138th annual White House Easter Egg Roll. This year's theme was “Let's Celebrate!” and more than ...

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Easter Sunday
Sunday, March 27, 2016
Easter Sunday is an important day in the Christian church calendar because it celebrates Jesus Christ's resurrection, according to Christian belief.