Easter Sunday is one of our family’s most favorite holidays.
What is Easter? Easter Sunday is a celebration of life; we celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead.For us Catholics, “Easter Sunday comes at the end of 40 days of prayer, fasting, and almsgiving known as Lent. Through spiritual struggle and self-denial, we have prepared ourselves to die spiritually with Christ on Good Friday, so that we can rise again with Him in new life on Easter. ”
What do eggs have to do with Easter? According to religionfacts.com “Over the centuries, Easter Sunday has been supplemented by popular customs, many of were incorporated from springtime fertility celebrations of European and Middle Eastern pagan religion. Rabbits and eggs, for example, are widely-used pagan symbols for fertility.
Egg Hunting at the beach