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Why Is Easter History So Important To Us Today?

Easter History is so extremely beautiful and spiritual! Learning the answers to the above question has been such a wonderful & eye-opening experience for me & my kids!

Jesus’ return from death is called the Resurrection. According to the scriptures, Jesus’ tomb was empty 3 days after his death. His followers saw him & talked to him after this. Christians therefore believe that they too can receive new life after death. Praise God!! Easter is the celebration of this belief.

Why Is Easter History So Important To Us Today?

Important events preceding Easter:

Shrove Tuesday is the day to clean your soul, to repent, and to celebrate!

Ash Wednesday is the first day of the Holy Season, aka Lent.

Lent is a Catholic tradition of fasting and becoming closer to God!

Palm Sunday begins the most solemn week of the Catholic year.

Maundy Thursday commemorates the day of the Last Supper.

Good Friday commemorates the execution of Jesus by crucifixion.

Holy Saturday is the Lord’s day of rest as Jesus lay in His tomb.

Easter Sunday commemorates the resurrection of Jesus Christ!