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Easter - Wikipedia

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Easter, also called Pascha (Greek/Latin) or Resurrection Sunday, is a festival and holiday celebrating the resurrection of Jesus from the dead, described in the ...

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 Sunday in the United States - Time and Date

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Many Christians celebrate Jesus Christ's resurrection on Easter Sunday. The Easter date depends on the ecclesiastical approximation of the March equinox.

Easter Sunday - Easter / Lent - 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 ...

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  ...

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 ...

When is Easter Sunday 2017? | The Old Farmers Almanac

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Easter Sunday is the most important celebration in the Christian calendar. This Christian holy day celebrates the resurrection of Christ after his Crucifixion and ...

Easter - LDS.org

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Easter is the Christian holiday celebrating the Resurrection of Jesus Christ. After Christ died on the cross, His body was placed in a sepulchre, where it remained ...

Easter - The Facts, History and Traditions - Wilstar.com

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Jul 5, 2016 ... Easter is a Christian holiday which celebrates the resurrection of Jesus Christ. The date of celebration varies from March to April. Learn how it ...

Easter - United States Conference of Catholic Bishops

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Download a PDF version of the Resurrection narrative according to Luke (Lk 24:1 -12). en Español. The Easter Vigil is the "Mother of All Vigils."Easter Sunday ...