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Easter Bunny Origins

Easter Bunny Origins

Easter is the day on which Christians celebrate the resurrection of Christ after he died on the cross. Nowhere in the Bible does it describe a bunny hopping about with a basket full of chocolate eggs, which begs the question: What are the origins of the Easter Bunny and why has this idea become so widely […]

Easter: Is It a Holiday, Celebration, or Both

Easter: Is It a Holiday, Celebration, or Both

The majority of people, regardless of their religious background are familiar with Easter and what it stands for. There are a select few who are unsure of what it is, and why it is acknowledged. Others who are familiar with the concept of Easter, are not sure if it is a holiday, a celebration, or […]

Calculating Easter and Passover

Calculating Easter and Passover

Calculating Easter is not an easy task. It used to be the Sunday of the Jewish Passover week. In 325 A.D. it was decided that Easter would be after the first full moon that came after the Spring Equinox. The Week of Unleavened Bread is symbolic of the Jewish slaves being liberated from Egypt and […]

‘The Cross, The Celebration and The Controversy’ This Easter at Wave Church

‘The Cross, The Celebration and The Controversy’ This Easter at Wave Church

On Easter Sunday Christians across the globe join in celebration of the resurrection Jesus Christ. Many churches choose to refer to the holiday as Resurrection Day because of its commercialization, but it is typically the most attended Sunday service of the year for Christian churches. Wave Church, located in Virginia Beach, is preparing for Easter […]

Interview With Matthew Mercer Sakura Con Easter Weekend

Interview With Matthew Mercer Sakura Con Easter Weekend

Easter weekend this year happened to take place during the annual Sakura Con anime convention in Seattle Washington. This convention calls to fans of anime, video games, comic books, movies, and just about anything you can dress up as. A number of voice actors joined the con this year to give interviews and run panels […]

Car Crash at Church on Easter [Video]

Car Crash at Church on Easter [Video]

For many, Easter is a time to reflect on one of the most profound stories in religion. It is also a time for many to get together with family, friends and celebrate. Unfortunately, for a group of unsuspecting churchgoers, this Easter was marred by tragedy as a car crashed through the wall of the church at the […]

Easter Celebrations or the Chocolate Festival?

Easter Celebrations or the Chocolate Festival?

Easter is upon us, but what does that mean? Is there more to it than a festival of chocolate eggs? For some it is cause to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ, for others a long relaxing weekend, the start of spring, the decline towards winter or just a great excuse to eat eggs. Here […]

Easter in an Interfaith Marriage

Easter in an Interfaith Marriage

Easter commemorates the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ. In Christianity, the fact that Jesus was Jewish is often not emphasized. However, the origin of the two religions has the same roots, and many Christian customs stem from Judaism. For Christians married to Jews, they have a lot in common, which can make Easter work […]

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