The day in the Christian calendar that celebrates the resurrection of Jesus Christ. Easter is the most important day in the calendar. It is celebrated on the first Sunday after the full moon on or after March 21; therefore, the date varies from March 22 to April 25.
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Find United Methodist Church resources for the Easter Season:
- Devotional Resources
- Family Resources
- Worship Resources
- Study Guides