He is Risen! Happy Easter! Easter Sunday is being celebrated by Catholics all over the world commemorating the resurrection of Christ from dead. Rejoice as He is risen! Celebrate Jesus Christ’s salvation of our sins and return that favor by doing good to others.
According to the New Testament Bible, the resurrection of Jesus, which Easter celebrates, is a foundation of the Christian faith. God has given Christians “a new birth into a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead”. Christians, through faith in the working of God are spiritually resurrected with Jesus so that they may walk in a new way of life.
In the bible, you can find the story pertaining to the Easter Sunday story at the following bible verses: John 19:16-20:30. According to the story, Maria Magdalena and some of Jesus Christ’s followers were shocked when they saw that the stone covering Jesus Christ’s tomb was opened. Two of His apostles came in namely Peter and John. John, upon seeing that the tomb was opened, immediately believed Jesus Christ’s resurrection. However, Peter doubted and insisted to come inside to inspect Jesus Christ’s body and found none.
In celebration of Easter Sunday, a lot of people are looking for Easter quotes and sayings. These can either be printed in greeting cards, be sent as sms messages or simply sent via email.
Here are some of the Easter quotes and sayings that you can use this Easter Sunday:
“The resurrection gives my life meaning and direction and the opportunity to start over no matter what my circumstances.” ~Robert Flatt
“Easter is the demonstration of God that life is essentially spiritual and timeless.” ~Charles M. Crowe
“Easter is not a time for groping through dusty, musty tomes or tombs to disprove spontaneous generation or even to prove life eternal. It is a day to fan the ashes of dead hope, a day to banish doubts and seek the slopes where the sun is rising, to revel in the faith which transports us out of ourselves and the dead past into the vast and inviting unknown.” ~Lewiston Tribune
“But from this earth, this grave, this dust, My God shall raise me up, I trust.” ~Walter Raleigh
“Let the resurrection joy lift us from loneliness and weakness and despair to strength and beauty and happiness. ” ~Floyd W. Tomkins