Tuesday, 15 April 2014

What is Easter ?

What is Easter?
Some people have different beliefs about what Easter is. Some people believe that’s it about Easter eggs, or that jesus resurrected,and some people don't even celebrate it.Easter is a Christian Festival that celebrates the Resurrection of Jesus Christ. On the third day after Good Friday, the day of his crucifixion, now called Easter Sunday, He rose from the dead. Mourners went to His tomb to collect His body. However, He was not there and they were greeted by an angel who said
"He is Risen".

Easter Eggs
Ancient Egyptian and persians believe that the earth hatched from an egg.They celebrated new life by decorating eggs in bright spring colours.The first Chocolate eggs were made in Germany in the 19th century.

Easter Sunday
Christians Believe that Jesus died on a cross for their sins. On Easter Friday Jesus died on the cross,It was said that Jesus resurrected to Heaven.

All over the world, there are many beliefs about Easter. What does Easter mean to you?

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