Sunday, April 05, 2015
Easter Sunday is an important day in the Christian church calendar because it celebrates Jesus Christ's resurrection, according to Christian belief.
Easter (Old English usually Ēastrun, -on, or -an; also Ēastru, -o; and Ēostre), also
called Pasch (derived, through Latin: Pascha and Greek Πάσχα Paskha, from ...
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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
By Katherine Lee , About.com GuideFebruary 26, 2013
may be weeks away yet, but there's no reason why we can't start thinking about the fun and colorful crafts we can create to celebrate the holiday. After all, one of the best things about spring and Easter
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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 ...
Site examines the historical roots of Easter and traditions associated with the
Mar 17, 2015 ... Easter is the holiday that celebrates and commemorates the central event of the
Christian faith: the resurrection of Jesus Christ three days after ...
Easter is typically the most well-attended Sunday service of the year for Christian
churches. Learn what Christians celebrate on Easter.
Easter is a time to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus. Find Easter activities and
other ideas for celebrating Catholic Easter at Loyola Press.