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Easter - Wikipedia


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

Easter - Holidays - HISTORY.com


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 ...

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


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 Sunday in the United States - Timeanddate.com


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 Life - Catholic Online


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 ...



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 ...

What Is Easter and Why Do Christians Celebrate? - Christianity


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


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 ...

What is Easter Sunday? - GotQuestions.org


What is Easter Sunday? What does Easter have to do with Jesus' resurrection? Shouldn't Easter be called Resurrection Sunday?

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


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 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.