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Chocolate eggs for Easter

The egg is the most ancient symbol of the origin of life has always been associated with spring and rebirth. On feasts and celebrations in favor of fertility… 419 more words


He is not here for He is risen

Yes today is the day of days for us as Christians. We celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ from death. He was crusified on Galvary for our sins but death was not strong anough for our Lord. 26 more words

Rejoice! East Meets West for a Joint Celebration of Christ's Resurrection

Both Western and Eastern Catholics (who operate on separate calendars) will celebrate Jesus’ resurrection on April 20th this year. The alignment of the two holidays only happens once every few years, which has some worshipers calling for a consensus on the day to foster Christian unity. 18 more words

Easter and... furniture (Or: Dutch B2 course #24)

Here is a random thing that I learned yesterday during Dutch class: on Easter Monday, some Dutch go to a meubelboulevard, or a furniture store shopping mall. 204 more words