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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Easter_Bunny

The Easter Bunny is a folkloric figure and symbol of Easter, depicted as a rabbit bringing Easter eggs. Originating among German Lutherans, the "Easter Hare" originally played the role of a judge, evaluating whether children were good or disobedient in behaviour at the start of the season of Eastertide. The Easter Bunny is ...

time.com/3767518/easter-bunny-origins-history

Apr 1, 2015 ... But how did the Easter Bunny begin delivering eggs on American shores? According to History.com, the theory with the most evidence is that the floppy- eared bearer of candy came over with German immigrants: According to some sources, the Easter bunny first arrived in America in the 1700s with German ...

www.history.com/topics/holidays/easter-symbols

You won't find them in the Bible, but many cherished Easter traditions have been around for centuries. The most prominent secular symbol of the Christian holiday, the Easter bunny reportedly was introduced to America by the German immigrants who brought over their stories of an egg-laying hare. The decoration of eggs ...

dailyjournalonline.com/news/local/the-history-of-the-easter-bunny/article_8d2fbce0-c43b-5107-be24-4e6d90dab29f.html

Apr 11, 2017 ... Easter is supposed to the celebration of the resurrection of Jesus, but when some people hear 'Easter' they think of the Easter bunny and eggs. Since ancient times rabbits have.

www.catholic.org/lent/story.php?id=67999

The Easter Bunny is a symbol of Easter that is popular in western culture, especially with children. ... However, the association between a rabbit and the resurrection of Jesus Christ appears tenuous at best, and the Easter Bunny has been accused of having pagan .... Keywords: Easter Bunny, pagan, symbol, history, origin ...

mentalfloss.com/article/21411/where-did-easter-bunny-come

The Easter Bunny is an anthropomorphic, egg-laying rabbit who sneaks into homes the night before Easter to deliver baskets full of colored eggs, toys and chocolate. A wise man once told me that all religions are beautiful and all religions are wacko, but even if you allow for miracles, angels, and pancake Jesus, the Easter ...

www.gotquestions.org/easter-bunny-eggs.html

The only problem with this theory is that it has no basis in history. The existence of a goddess named Eastre or a spring festival in her honor is based on pure conjecture. The same is true of the origin of the Easter bunny and Easter eggs— no one knows for sure how these things became a part of Easter observances.

www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/04/21/easter-bunny-debunked-how_n_852187.html

Apr 21, 2011 ... From History.com: According to some sources, the Easter bunny first arrived in America in the 1700s with German immigrants who settled in Pennsylvania and transported their tradition of an egg-laying hare called “Osterhase” or “Oschter Haws.” Their children made nests in which this creature could lay its ...

theconversation.com/the-very-strange-history-of-the-easter-bunny-56690

Mar 24, 2016 ... What on Earth have chocolate rabbits got to do with Easter? Rather a lot, actually.