Tag: easter

41 How long was Jesus in the tomb? 2011-08-24T06:37:05.010

19 Why is Easter celebrated on a different day every year and Christmas is not? 2011-08-31T08:32:13.140

15 Is there a basis for Christian holidays in the Bible? 2011-11-23T01:31:18.623

11 Where was Jesus' tomb? 2012-03-14T20:27:20.173

11 How does the Passover foreshadow the coming of Jesus as the Messiah? 2012-04-02T15:38:33.467

10 The nature of Jesus's 40 days post-resurrection but pre-ascension 2012-01-16T05:21:26.643

10 How come Easter is associated with Eggs, Bunnies and Flowers? 2012-04-01T19:00:56.060

10 Why were Jehovah's Witnesses holding a Memorial Service for Jesus on Tuesday, March 26 2013? 2013-03-05T19:17:42.060

9 Why is the Exsultet so keen on bees? 2013-06-18T15:26:15.467

8 When was the name "Easter" first used for the celebration of the resurrection of Jesus? 2016-03-25T01:16:47.327

7 Is there a special name for the day between Easter and Good Friday? 2013-03-30T22:22:43.520

7 Do any denominations besides the United Church of God commemorate Jesus' death on a Wednesday? 2015-04-03T11:34:13.243

7 Where did the account of Veronica originate? 2016-04-05T23:55:09.747

6 Why are the same palms used on Palm Sunday used for Ash Wednesday services the next year? 2012-04-01T01:49:12.700

6 Why do Jehovah's Witnesses hold a "commemoration of the death of Jesus Christ"? 2018-03-23T02:47:19.043

6 What is the earliest surviving reference to the Paschal Greeting? 2018-04-02T13:03:25.867

5 Why do some traditions *not* celebrate Christmas or Easter in any official fashion? 2011-12-02T15:36:17.290

5 Should one avoid fasting during Easter? 2012-04-12T18:30:04.147

5 Why keep baptismal fonts full in the Roman Catholic Church? 2013-06-23T20:27:48.990

5 Was Jesus Christ crucified on the 14th of Nisan (April 3, 33) or the 15th (April 4, 33),? 2015-04-01T05:38:17.613

4 Where did Jesus go after he died at the cross? 2012-12-10T20:28:08.740

4 When and by whom was the Exsultet written? 2015-10-14T19:07:33.757

4 Why is the Feast of the Visitation held on May 31st, during the Easter/Pentecost season? 2017-05-31T05:23:40.727

4 How is the date of Easter set on the Orthodox calendar? 2018-03-11T03:55:21.347

3 Do churches host distinctive, special services on Christmas, Christmas eve, and Easter? 2013-12-21T02:44:23.073

3 How were the quarter-millennium anniversaries of the resurrection of Jesus commemorated? 2014-11-28T14:53:37.840

3 Do the Roman Catholic and Eastern Orthodox Churches observe different dates for Pascha? 2014-12-27T00:25:49.557

3 Why are the dates for Passover and Easter almost a month apart this year? (2016) 2016-02-28T16:30:00.023

3 Did the Quartodecimans perform the eucharist only once a year on Nisan 14? 2016-07-12T14:26:41.850

3 Why is the Lord's Passion read on Palm Sunday (in the Roman Catholic tradition)? 2016-09-25T21:11:31.403

3 Is there any theological basis for the eating of lamb at Easter? 2018-04-01T12:15:00.880

2 Fish on good Friday 2014-01-23T02:33:27.503

2 What is the origin among the Church of England of the Paschal Greeting? 2015-04-05T07:21:17.777

2 Is there a tradition of breaking pottery in the Paschal Liturgies of the Eastern Churches? 2015-10-29T02:20:30.760

2 How much time did Jesus spend in Gethsemane? 2017-04-14T07:26:28.310

2 Overview of countries using the Gregorian calendar vs the Julian calendar for calculating Easter? 2018-02-06T15:29:28.970

1 Jesus celebrated Jewish Passover; why Christians celebrate Easter, a different feast? 2015-04-02T05:39:30.727

1 Are Easter eggs derived from Ishtar Religion? 2016-03-18T04:07:01.813

1 What is an overview of Jesus' ministry during Holy Week? 2016-03-27T17:10:32.150

1 What are common ways for contemporary Christians to fast? 2017-03-23T06:07:53.487

0 Why does Jesus' Resurrection mean hope for an individual and in what context? 2014-04-21T18:57:13.007

0 "Felix culpa" - is it correct? 2014-10-20T15:01:10.993

0 What is the difference between the Jewish celebration of Passover and the Christian celebration of Easter? 2015-10-03T13:58:56.413

0 On what day did Jesus die? 2016-03-24T02:44:56.573

0 Why do the majority of Protestants celebrate Easter on the same day as the Catholic Church? 2018-04-02T16:11:50.803

0 Is it true that if we make a good confession and receive the sacrament of Eucharist on the following Sunday of Easter all our sins will be forgiven? 2018-08-12T12:59:13.867

-1 good ways to deal with "It's just a pagan holiday, he wasn't even born then" 2014-12-13T19:10:49.373

-1 Why Does Passover "Skip" Over Easter? 2017-03-17T19:29:33.853

-3 What is the biblical basis for celebrating Easter? 2016-03-28T23:46:27.293