Easter is the most important religious holiday of the Christian liturgical year, observed in March, April, or May to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus, which Christians believe occurred after his death by crucifixion in AD 27-33 (see Good Friday). Easter can also refer to the season of the church year, lasting for fifty days, which follows this holiday and ends at Pentecost.
- Publication Date
- Sep 29, 2011
- Religion & Spirituality
- Creative Commons ShareAlike (CC BY-SA)
- By (author): Nicolae Sfetcu