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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Easter

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 New Testament as having occurred on the third day of his burial after his crucifixion by the Romans at Calvary c. 30 AD. It is the culmination of the Passion of Jesus, ...

christiananswers.net/kids/edn-easter.html

A short explanation for kids about why Christians celebrate Easter.

www.timeanddate.com/holidays/common/easter-sunday

What Do People Do? Many Christians worldwide celebrate Easter with special church services, music, candlelight, flowers and the ringing of church bells. Easter processions are held in some countries such as the Philippines and Spain . Many Christians view Easter as the greatest feast of the Church year. It is a day of joy ...

finds.life.church/christians-celebrate-easter-one-sentence

He's why we celebrate Easter. Maybe you're not a one-sentence type of person. Jesus took on the darkest evils of the world through the worst death, just in case you'd decide to believe in Him 2,000 years later. Here are 15 more reasons why we celebrate Easter. Because Easter represents the moment God's only Son, ...

www.thoughtco.com/what-is-easter-700772

Jun 28, 2017 ... On Easter Sunday, Christians celebrate the resurrection of the Lord, Jesus Christ. It is typically the most well-attended Sunday service of the year for Christian churches. Christians believe, according to Scripture, that Jesus came back to life, or was raised from the dead, three days after his death on the cross ...

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

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 doesn't fall on a set date every year, as most holidays do. Instead, Christian churches in the West celebrate Easter on the first Sunday following the full moon after the ...

www.gci.org/church/holidays/easter

Christians do the same thing with worship on Easter. Today, on Easter Sunday, Christians worship Christ. That's what's important. Unless we are to conclude that celebrating Christ's resurrection is in itself a detestable thing, its celebration on what was once a pagan holiday is irrelevant. We must remember that Pentecost,  ...

www.telegraph.co.uk/news/0/easter-2017-dates-meaning-behind-good-friday-easter-sunday-easter

Apr 10, 2017 ... Why do we celebrate Easter? Easter is a Christian festival which celebrates the resurrection of Jesus Christ. According to the New Testament, Jesus died on the cross on Good Friday, and came back to life three days later. His resurrection is celebrated on Easter Sunday, which also marks the end of Lent, ...

www.foryourmarriage.org/why-do-we-celebrate-easter-for-50-days

For Catholics, Easter isn't just one day, it's a season. Why do we have 50 days to celebrate?