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 Easter Symbols and Traditions
Christians celebrate Easter to commemorate the resurrection of Jesus Christ.
They also baked cakes for Easter in the shape of hares, and may have pioneered the practice of making chocolate bunnies and eggs.
Easter cards arrived in Victorian England, when a stationer added a greeting to a drawing of a rabbit.
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Easter did not enjoy the status of a popular festival among the early settlers in America, because most of them were Puritans or members of Protestant Churches who had little use for the ceremonies of any religious festivals.
Of Easter Sunday itself, there is an old superstition that the sun 'dances' when it rises on this morning, and that a lamb and flag appear on it although no one should attempt to check this superstition without wearing the proper protective glasses.
The Easter bunny, it seems, is as mysterious to historians as he is elusive to children.
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 Annie's Easter Symbols and Their Meanings Page
Easter Monday egg rolling, a custom of European origin, has become a tradition on the lawn of the White House in Washington, D.C. The name Easter comes from Eostre, an ancient Anglo-Saxon goddess, originally of the dawn.
In Roman Catholic churches, the special paschal candle is lit on Easter Sunday next to the main altar.
Christians adopted the egg as an Easter symbol because of the relationship between Easter and the renewal of life.
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 The People of Crete - Minoans and Hellenic Greece   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The major celebration for the Orthodox Church is Pascha, the Greek Easter.
At the moment of the Resurrection, the Easter Candle is lit (representing Christ as the light of the world) and the flame is passed from person to person to light their individual candles.
On Easter Sunday there is another liturgy at noon, but many people have already started their "souvla", lamb barbecued on a spit, and all the sweets being offered now that Lent is over.
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 Easter, easter backgrounds, easter lily   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The easter monday rising in Dublin 1916, a history of the rising.
Easter's around the corner -- might be time to brush up on your holiday knowledge easter.
Easter · Easter Bonnet · Easter Jokes · The Easter Bunny · Easter Eggs · Hot Cross Buns · Main Index easter.
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 FAQ
The deacon may assist with the Veneration of the Cross, and then he brings the reserved hosts, consecrated at the mass of the Lord's Supper on Holy Thursday, to the altar for the distribution of communion.
A procession by the faithful into the church is led by the deacon carrying the lit candle.
Three times the deacon pauses on the way into the darkened church to proclaim "Christ, our Light!" The people respond, "Thanks be to God!" Once the candle is placed in its holder in the sanctuary, the deacon chants an ancient hymn known as the Exsultet.
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