Today Christians world wide are celebrating Easter which is the celebration of the resurrection of Jesus from the tomb on the third day after his cruxifixion. Christians’ remembering the resurrection of Jesus is a way to renew daily hope that they have victory over sins
Easter Sunday or Easter Day is the most important day of the year for Christians. It is when they celebrate that three days after being killed, Jesus rose from the dead, sometimes called ‘the Resurrection’ and defeated evil forever.
A lot of Churches start the Easter Sunday celebrations at Midnight on Easter Eve. Candles are used in churches all over the world to start the Easter Day Midnight celebrations.
Churches are filled with flowers on Easter Day. These represent new life. Priests wear their best, brightest robes in celebration. Easter Day is the end of Lent and means the end of some people’s fasting. Lots of Christians also go to Sunrise services held early in the morning to celebrate the start of Easter Day. Easter Eggs are normally given out on Easter Day.
Bahrain Interfaith sends its warm greetings to all Christians on this Easter Sunday and wishes them a Happy Easter full of love, laods of blessings and joy.