Christians celebrate the resurrection of Jesus at 72nd annual Easter Sunrise Service

Christians celebrate the resurrection of Jesus at 72nd annual Easter Sunrise Service

Easter is the way we live our faith, ask our questions, offer our prayers, gather as the body of Christ, serve in and through our shared ministry, mature as disciples of Jesus Christ.

"Even the darkest moments can be filled with light because of the good news of Easter", Palmer said. Everyone in the ancient world took for granted that odd things can happen, and they probably knew as much about ghosts and visions as we do today.

Christians believe that Jesus Christ was crucified, died, and was buried; and that Christ rose from the dead - that all may have eternal life with God the Father in heaven. He demonstrated the truth that somebody can be destroyed but cannot be defeated.

Christians around the world marked the Holy Week, commemorating the crucifixion of Jesus Christ, leading up to his resurrection on Easter.

"This should make us recognize that much more unites us than divides us", said Lori.

President of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Rev. Dr Samson Olasupo Ayokunle, has assured Nigerians that the power of resurrection will not only end the menace of corruption but bring the economy out of the woods very soon.

"Wherever you are", he said, "welcome the Lord into your heart in new ways". Political leaders including Chief Minister Pinaray Vijayan and Religious leaders greeted the people on the occasion of Easter.

Christians attend mass in church for Easter Sunday, to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ.

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"We'll be celebrating the love of God that is expressed through the sacrifice of Christ on the cross and his resurrection and how this is shared with all of humanity as a gift from God".

Easter morning services were planned at many locations across the area Sunday morning. He said he comes on Easter because it's the most important day of the year.

"I will be speaking about the victory of Easter and how that victory transforms our lives", Bell told the Telegram on Friday. For He has been resurrected, just as He said.

"Today, the Church continues to say: 'Stop, Jesus is risen'".

Rev. Adam Markley is the new pastor at First Baptist.

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This year the holiday was celebrated on the same day by both Roman Catholic and Eastern Orthodox worshippers.

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