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

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 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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Easter - ReligionFacts

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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 ...

What is Easter Sunday? - GotQuestions.org Home

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Answer: There is a lot of confusion regarding what Easter Sunday is all about. For some, Easter Sunday is about the Easter Bunny, colorfully decorated Easter ...

Easter - Online Etymology Dictionary

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Easter egg attested by 1825, earlier pace egg (1610s). Easter bunny attested by 1904 in children's lessons; Easter rabbit is by 1888; the paganish customs of ...

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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.