At a COVID-Limited Easter Vigil, Pope Insists Jesus 'Is Not Outdated ...
ROME (Crux) – Pope Francis said faith is not an “album of past memories” and that “Jesus is not outdated,” nor is God something that can be filed away as a ...Continue reading on The Tablet Catholic Newspaper
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In Easter speech, pope calls for global access to COVID-19 vaccine ...
Pope Francis in his traditional Easter Sunday address denounced as “scandalous” how armed conflicts continue to rage even as the coronavirus pandemic has ...Continue reading
Photos: Easter celebrated around the world
Parishioners gather for a sunrise Easter Sunday service in Manasquan, N.J.. John Minchillo/AP. John Minchillo/AP. Catholics around the world on Sunday ...Continue reading
Churches celebrate Easter in-person this year
According to Chalane Coit, Senior Pastor of the Vineyard Community Church in Grand Junction, “You know, what's really great for our faith community is that we ...Continue reading
Easter brunch delivers much-needed boost for restaurants
For the second year in a row, Easter brunch was quite different at Southern New England restaurants. Many restaurants have desperately needed the business ...Continue reading
Pope urges global vaccine equity on second Easter of the pandemic
Christianity's most joyous feast day was celebrated worldwide with the faithful spaced apart in pews and singing choruses of “Hallelujah” through face...Continue reading
Warnock deletes Easter tweet amid backlash
Sen. Raphael Warnock faced criticism on Sunday over a tweet on Easter, saying the “meaning” of the holiday “is more transcendent” than the actual resurrection ...Continue reading
Easter greetings from the Navajo Nation President
As the world celebrates Easter, Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez sent out the following holiday greeting on his Facebook page. The Easter holiday is a very ...Continue reading
Despite the pandemic, a local church's Easter tradition lives on
The church hid 700 eggs around the property and sectioned off egg hunting sections by age. Director of Family Ministries, James Newlan said it's important for him ...Continue reading
Area churches celebrate Easter weekend in different ways amid ...
KNOX COUNTY, Tenn. (WATE) — Virtually, in-person and outdoors. Knox County churches were able to celebrate Easter in different ways. Overcoming ...Continue reading
Christians celebrate second pandemic Easter, some with a dose of ...
From vast Roman Catholic cathedrals to Protestant churches, worshippers followed regulations on the coronavirus. In some European countries, citizens lined ...Continue reading
'Great to be with people again': Central Georgians welcome return of ...
Sunday morning started with a sunrise service rise atop Coleman Hill in downtown Macon. It was the 104th year that Mulberry Street United Methodist Church has ...Continue reading
Local church celebrates Easter traditions with eased restrictions
Brian Becker, Lead Pastor, Willamette Christian Church in West Linn said that last year, the church was doing online-only services because of COVID-19 ...Continue reading
San Antonio families return to parks for Easter traditions
Hundreds of San Antonio families took another step toward normalcy this Easter weekend as they celebrated in city parks, which were once again open for the ...Continue reading
Easter service held in-person after being virtual for almost a year
A year ago Many Easter celebrations were canceled as the world battled with coronavirus. This year, many have returned now that there are three vaccines are ...Continue reading
Why Easter is called Easter, and other little-known facts about the ...
The date of Easter, when the resurrection of Jesus is said to have taken place, changes from year to year. Ad. The reason for this variation is that Easter always ...Continue reading
Mensam Mundum – World Table: Why eggs at Easter?
Brightly dyed eggs are customary at modern Easter celebrations, but the practice of decorating eggs has roots in ancient times. These eggs were colored by the ...Continue reading
Easter Egg Hunt
Parents watch as kids take off running during an Easter egg hunt at Our Lady of Lourdes Church in Gales Ferry on Sunday, April 4, 2021. After last yearr's Mass and egg hunt was canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, both events returned this year with ...Continue reading
Area Catholics celebrate Easter
ALBANY, N.Y. — Area Catholics attended mass both in person and virtually on Sunday, as the community celebrated its second Easter amid the ongoing ...Continue reading
Musing: Easter memories
Some churches bridge the time between services with an Easter breakfast. Children wake up early to see if the Easter bunny stopped by their home and left them a ...Continue reading
Lexington Baptist Church goes to the ballpark for Easter
In an effort to provide an open-air gathering place that allowed for social distancing, the church hosted two services at the Lexington County Baseball Stadium, ...Continue reading
Churches celebrate Easter Sunday for the first time since the ...
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — This Easter Sunday, churches across Hampton Roads are celebrating the holiday for the first time since the pandemic began. Virginia's ...Continue reading
Churches hold in-person services for second Easter of pandemic
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa (KWWL)- In 2020, Easter was the first religious holiday to be canceled by the COVID-19 pandemic. Most churches moved their services to ...Continue reading
Henrico church welcomes community for in-person Easter services
This year's celebrations for Easter Sunday bring new hope for some churchgoers in the Richmond area as local churches open their doors for in-person worship.Continue reading
Easter egg hunt signals some return to normalcy for American Legion
ROCKINGHAM — Last year, COVID-19 caused the first gap in American Legion Post 147's annual Easter egg hunt in about 60 years.Continue reading
Easter Sunday services return in-person as COVID-19 cases drop
From a sunrise service on Coleman Hill, a drive by service at Henderson stadium to Easter on the line off Mulberry Street. Mulberry Street United Methodist Church ...Continue reading
Metro Detroit weather: Chilly Easter morning, warm in the afternoon ...
DETROIT – Happy Easter and welcome to Sunday, Motown. More sunshine returns and it becomes warmer for the holiday, today. Lawns just starting to get ...Continue reading
Greater Lansing Easter Events
There are several happenings across Greater Lansing in celebration of Easter Sunday. Here's a handful of ways you can spend the holiday today.Continue reading
Hymns through masks: Christians mark another pandemic Easter
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Christianity's most joyous feast day was celebrated worldwide with the faithful spaced apart in pews and singing choruses of “Hallelujah” ...Continue reading
Pleasant Easter Sunday Forecast
Meteorologist John Gross has the forecast. Hello Mid-Michigan! Happy Easter to you and your family and friends. We have an "egg-cellent" forecast to ...Continue reading
Blog: Easter Forecast Looks Good!
Hard to believe it is Easter already, but here it is. Time is flying! We have a big area of high pressure in the region today. It will be very nice out with lots of ...Continue reading
Great weather for Easter
Happy Easter! We are in for an egg-cellent day. Temperatures out the door Sunday morning are running 10° to 20° warmer than they were Saturday morning.Continue reading
In Easter Message, Pope Francis Urges Broad Access To Vaccines ...
During Sunday's ceremony, the pope had harsh words for armed forces, support for struggling countries, and urged the use of vaccinations to curb the ...Continue reading
On Easter, Pope France Urges Universal Access to Coronavirus ...
Pope Francis delivered his annual “Urbi et Orbi” (“To the City and to the World”) Easter message to a small group of the faithful inside St. Peter's Basilica on ...Continue reading
'Spirit of global responsibility': Pope discusses pandemic, war in ...
Pope Francis sounded a note of indignation at the start of his address, decrying that there has been no shortage of war and conflict during the world's worst ...Continue reading
Singing hymns through masks, Christians mark pandemic Easter
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Christianity's most joyous feast day was celebrated worldwide with the faithful far apart in pews and singing choruses of “Hallelujah” ...Continue reading
City Rec holds 'Easter Eggspress'
Children happily received their free Easter baskets from Clinton Recreation and Parks personnel during a special event this week.Continue reading
Morning Briefing: Easter in 2021 brings a bit of hope to pandemic ...
For Christians across the United States, Easter services reflect an extra measure of joy as the nation experiences optimism due to rising vaccination and immunity ...Continue reading
Pope urges vaccines for poor in Easter message
Pope Francis urged Catholics to remain hopeful in his Easter Sunday address, calling vaccines an "essential tool" in ending the pandemic and urging their swift ...Continue reading
Pope Francis leads scaled-down Easter Sunday mass - CNN
Pope Francis condemned "scandalous" armed conflicts around the world, naming Myanmar and Tigray among other areas, during his Easter Sunday mass.Continue reading
Pope urges faster vaccine distribution, slams fighting during ...
Pope Francis urged countries in his Easter message on Sunday to quicken distribution of Covid-19 vaccines, particularly to the world's poor.Continue reading
In Easter speech, pope calls wars in pandemic 'scandalous'
During his traditional Easter address, Pope Francis denounced as “scandalous” how warfare continues to rage and military arsenals are fattened around the ...Continue reading
Pope urges hope amid 'darkness' of pandemic in Easter vigil
ROME (AP) — Pope Francis urged his coronavirus-weary flock to not lose hope even through the continued “dark months” of the pandemic as he celebrated a ...Continue reading
Morning Briefing: Easter in 2021 brings a bit of hope to pandemic-ravaged world; Money tight for Girl Scout Camp ...
The symbolism and significance of Easter as a season of hope has never been more meaningful, as the world begins its comeback from 13 months of a global pandemic. For Christians across the United States, Easter services reflect an extra measure of joy ...Continue reading
Lee County Parks & Rec offers Easter egg hunts
Three Lee County Parks & Recreation sites will offer opportunities for children to put egg-hunting skills to the test in advance of Easter, which is April 4.Continue reading
Ceramic Easter Trees Bring a Bit of Nostalgia to Your Holiday Decor
The iconic holiday silhouette debuts with a festive spring look. By Emily VanSchmus. March 17, 2021. Each product we feature has been independently selected ...Continue reading
Wick Park hosting Easter giveaway
There will be a limited supply of Easter goodie bags for kids and free lunch wrap meals provided by ACTION as well as visits from the Easter Bunny.Continue reading
BG Parks and Rec. to host Easter event at Preston Miller Park this ...
The 'Bunny Hop Trail' will be set up at Preston Miller Park Saturday and Sunday.Continue reading
Easter Eggs, Batfish, & More
Easter is coming, and the county parks are preparing for the children! Most of the parks within the County will be hosting an Easter Egg Hunt. In the East Naples ...Continue reading
Things to do in Canberra over the Easter long weekend
The Great Easter Egg Hunt of Corin Forest will be back in 2021 from 2-5 April, however due to ongoing COVID-19 restrictions this year's event will operate slightly ...Continue reading
Goodlettsville hosts early Easter Egg hunt
Goodlettsville Parks and Recreation held their Easter Bunny Drive Thru at Delmas Long Community Center on Thursday, March 11.Continue reading
Verona to host drive-in Easter movie instead of egg hunt this year
Verona parks and recreation board members want to do something different for Easter this year due the covid pandemic. A special drive-in movie night in ...Continue reading
Seven teeth-rottingly excellent sweet Easter treats
From chocolate eggs to vegan treats, some beautiful and fun ways to eat Easter in 2021.Continue reading
2021 Oklahoma Easter egg hunts and events
If you're hunting for some Easter-related fun, here are some of the events hop-pening in the OKC area.Continue reading
16 Best non-chocolate Easter gifts for kids 2021
Looking for a non-chocolate Easter gift for someone special in 2021? We've found the best alternative Easter gifts for kids, from Peter Rabbit books and toys, ...Continue reading
Murfreesboro Mama: 9 Spots for Easter Fun
This Easter looks a little different than last -- thank goodness! Easter egg hunts and visits with the Easter Bunny are a thing again, and local businesses and ...Continue reading
Polk County Visitor Center Hosts Free Easter Egg Hunts on ...
There will be chances to win LEGOLAND® Florida Resort and Bok Tower Gardens tickets and vendors will be on hand with local goods and treats for sale. Safety ...Continue reading
Modified Easter Egg Hunt Planned at Penn Center – Mix 94.7 KMCH
Susan Hermann with the Nifty Needlers 4-H Club, which hosts the event, says they'll be able to accommodate twenty families with the actual hunt on the Penn ...Continue reading
Covid-19: NI churches to return to public worship in time for Easter
The Church of Ireland, Methodist and Presbyterian Churches in Northern Ireland will resume in-person services from Good Friday, 2 April. The Catholic Church ...Continue reading
These Twin Cities restaurants offer Easter dinner to go
Pick up brunch from a place that knows brunch. Select an egg bake (ham-Gruyère, crab-asparagus, bacon-goat cheese) and then enjoy ham, cream cheese- ...Continue reading
Highland Chocolates hosting Easter Bunny during open house event
Highland Chocolates is holding an open house on Saturday, March 27 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. at its downtown store at 82 Main Street in Wellsboro.Continue reading
Easter Bunny visits begin at Destiny USA in Syracuse Friday
The Easter Bunny will soon be hopping his way to Destiny USA this Friday in Syracuse! You can catch Peter Cottontail from 1 p. m. to 7 p. m. Monday through ...Continue reading
Easter & Passover Dining Guide 2021: San Francisco Bay Area
Easter & Passover Dining Guide 2021: San Francisco Bay Area - San Francisco, CA - Spring is in the air! Time to start planning your holiday feasts, whether ...Continue reading
Trumbull Community Women's Easter baskets to benefit zoo
Trumbull Community Women, as part of its Easter fundraiser for Beardsley Zoo, to deliver...Continue reading
Have Faith: Easter and Passover - The Martha's Vineyard Times
The Rev. Stephen Harding, pastor of Grace Episcopal Church in Vineyard Haven, writes that Palm Sunday, March 28, 8:30 am service will be in-person, outdoors ...Continue reading
Easter Bunny hopping to Destiny USA
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — Peter Cottontail is making his way to Destiny USA, hopping into town Friday, March 19. Guests can visit the Easter Bunny in the ...Continue reading
Manresa Bread offers full lineup for Easter and Passover
Los Gatos, California's Manresa Bread, one of the most directed bakeries in the country, is preparing for upcoming holidays with special items to help with ...Continue reading
Hy-Vee to offer Easter ham giveaway on March 25
The 3rd Annual Hy-Vee Hams for the Holidays, at the Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds, Monday, Dec. 16, 2019, in Davenport. GARY KRAMBECK / ...Continue reading
Where to get Easter or Passover dinner in South Florida
If you're looking for a restaurant for Passover or Easter dinner, then check out this list of places around Broward and Palm Beach counties.Continue reading
Nontraditional Easter — COVID-19 forces churches, families to ...
For many faiths, Easter is the culmination of Holy Week. It's filled with cherished memories of sunrise services, family get-togethers, hiding Easter eggs and ...Continue reading
Pope celebrates joy of Easter amid sorrow of virus, alone
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis and Catholics around the world marked a solitary Easter Sunday, forced to celebrate the most joyful day in the Christian ...Continue reading
Easter 2020: There's no church, but it's still Easter and Christians are ...
(CNN) This Easter Sunday, the Rev. Tim Kesicki, the head of the Jesuit order in North America, will officiate a Mass around his family's dining room table.Continue reading
Pope offers hope in Easter message amid coronavirus lockdown
Pontiff to break with tradition and livestream Easter Sunday mass on the holiest Catholic holiday due to coronavirus.Continue reading
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Easter, which celebrates Jesus Christ's resurrection from the dead, is Christianity's most important holiday.Continue reading
Churches Offer Online, Drive-In Masses for Easter Sunday
While most churches in Connecticut remain closed to the public, some are offering virtual and drive-in masses to commemorate the Easter holiday. Here are ...Continue reading
Coronavirus Live Updates: Pope Francis Will Say Easter Mass by ...
Pope Francis will say Easter Mass by live-stream. Christians across the United States prepared to celebrate Easter by gathering virtually on Sunday. A Times ...Continue reading
Pope and church leaders prepare for virtual Easter as lockdowns ...
The pontiff's traditional St Peter's Square address will be replaced by online message as global infections near 1800000.Continue reading
Even These Days, Take Home The Bronx For The Best Easter ...
Although this is one of the most unusual times to be in New York on Easter Sunday, don't fret—there are still a host of traditional places to enjoy a dessert treat, ...Continue reading
Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Surpasses Italy in Total Deaths ...
Pope Francis will say Easter Mass by live-stream. Christians across the United States prepared to celebrate Easter by gathering virtually on Sunday. A Times ...Continue reading
Judge blocks Louisville from banning church's drive-in Easter services
A federal judge in Kentucky has slapped a restraining order on the mayor of Louisville and his ban on a drive-in Easter church service.Continue reading
Drive-up religious services allowed Easter weekend - KESQ
After the county announcement Friday to allow "drive-up" religious services. News Channel 3 reached out to area churches to find out if any were planning drive ...Continue reading
San Jose church hosting Easter services at drive-in movie theater
Practicing "social distancing but not spiritual distancing" during coronavirus pandemic, Southridge Church holds Easter services at Capitol Drive-In.Continue reading
Fort Payne church expecting a “full house” for a picture-perfect ...
FORT PAYNE, Ala. —The pews inside First Baptist Church in Fort Payne will be packed on Easter with everyone in their Sunday best. You might be asking ...Continue reading
Judge: Kentucky church can conduct Easter drive-in service
Kentucky's largest city cannot halt a local church's drive-in service planned for Easter, a federal judge on Saturday ruled.Continue reading
Pope Francis says, 'Do not be afraid, do not yield to fear' this Easter ...
Pope Francis tells followers to "not yield to fear" while leading an Easter Vigil the night before Easter Sunday inside an empty St. Peter's Basilica.Continue reading
States are restricting Easter gatherings amid COVID-19. Churches ...
As people across the nation prepare to celebrate Easter, states are cracking down on religious gatherings to prevent the further spread of COVID-19.Continue reading