Easter, also called Pascha or Resurrection Sunday, is a festival and holiday
celebrating the ... The most widely accepted theory of the origin of the term is that
it is derived from the name of a go...
Apr 20, 2014 ... Easter Sunday is a festival and holiday celebrated by millions of people ... “The
word Easter is of Saxon origin, Eastra, the goddess of spring, ...
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
The holiday often involves a church service at sunrise, a feast which includes an "
Easter Ham", decorated eggs and stories about rabbits. Those who love truth ...
Mar 26, 2012 ... Origins of the name "Easter": The name "Easter" originated with the names of an
ancient Goddess and God. The Venerable Bede, (672-735 ...
The True Origin of Easter. by David C. Pack. Easter is a worldwide tradition
involving many customs that people believe to be Christian. What is the origin of
The exact origins of this religious feast day's name are unknown. Some sources
claim the word Easter is derived from Eostre, a Teutonic goddess of spring and ...
What does the Bible say about EASTER? What is the origin of eggs, baskets and
candy used to celebrate the holiday?
History of Easter : Origins of holiday traditions from the goddesses Ishtar (Inanna)
and Ostara to Easter eggs and the Easter Bunny.
Apr 2, 2009 ... The usual argument for the pagan origins of Easter is based on a comment made
by the Venerable Bede (673-735), an English monk who ...