Easter Sunday is a highly anticipated occasion throughout the United States. Families look forward to dying and decorating eggs, wearing our favorite pastel dresses, and enjoying some home cooked food. What makes the holiday really so special and important is of course, Jesus Christ.
After the long journey of Lent, the arrival of the Easter Season is a welcome time of joy and celebration. Easter Sunday is just the beginning, as the season lasts until the feast of Pentecost in the Church’s liturgical year. We are no longer called to fast and do penance but to celebrate the Risen Christ with great elation.
What better way to honor the occasion than reminding ourselves of the prevalent Easter Bible verses? Whether you’re putting together an Easter story, teaching Sunday School, or are making cards for Easter, this is a great collection of Easter Bible Verses, for kids and adults alike. Following are seven Bible verses for reflection and meditation during this time of rejoicing.