Orthodox, Catholic Belarusians celebrate Easter

Orthodox, Catholic Belarusians celebrate Easter

I love Easter because the music is so uplifting - and reminds me of the people I love who sang it with me for so many years.

It is the holiest day on the Christian calendar.

In addition to celebrating the occasion, Christians also take the opportunity to connect with each other in fellowship and churches organise celebrations which include Easter Egg hunting, involving chocolate Easter Eggs.

I hope you know that Jesus is here with us every day and we should be thankful for that.

"As we celebrate Easter, let us reflect on the significance of the season, which is love and sacrifice, to unite as a people".

"It overpowers even death, and because of Christ's resurrection from the dead we, too, are given the gift of life eternal". Who can resist singing louder to "He Arose" or thinking about Jesus when they sing "In the Garden", which to many Christians is an all-time favorite. "God can bring new beginnings out of things".

The court- backed National chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Ali Modu- Sheriff has urged Christians to imbibe the lessons of the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ.

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The election is being held to fill the seat previously held by Tom Price, who is now the secretary of health and human services. It's strongly supported Republican presidential candidates, too, giving Mitt Romney a greater than 20-point win in 2012.

Wendorf said Easter is "the critical event upon which our Christian faith is built upon".

A Christian woman prays in church on Easter Sunday, a celebrate to mark the resurrection of Jesus Christ.

Palmer adds that "God can roll away stones in our lives".

Metropolitan Archbishop of Tamale Most Reverend Philip Naameh in a Easter Homily advised Christians against seeking shortcuts to their problems but rather depend on God who works according to his own time.

Klein said Easter Sunday is a reminder of "how truly blessed we are".

"Through Christ's passion, His burial in the tomb and His glorious resurrection, we come to realize the enormity of the Lord's sacrifice for us", Cardinal Daniel DiNardo, president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, said April 17.

"Alabare a mi Senor!"

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