Presbytery of the Trans-Xhariep: Events Calendar

Easter Sunday

Description: Also known as Resurrection Day.

Commemorating: The day on which Jesus rose from the dead.

Celebrations: Prayer, donation to the poor, easter egg hunting.

Scheduling: Annually on the first Sunday of a full-moon day after March 21. It usually falls between March 21 and April 25.

Theme: The resurrection of Christ.

Lection (odd year): Is 12:1-6; Rev 1:12-18; MARK 16:1-8.

Lection (even year): Is 12:1-6; 1 Cor 5:7b-8;
MATTHEW 28:1-10.

Seasonal Preface:
"And now we give you thanks
for the glorious resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead
and that by his death you have destroyed death,
and by his rising again restored us to eternal life."
Date: Sunday, 5 April 2015
Repeat Type: ,Inclusion Dates=4/5/2015 3/27/2016 4/16/2017 4/1/2018 4/21/2019 4/12/2020 4 /4/2021 4/17/2022
Priority: 1-High
Access: Public
Category: Holy Day*, Suggested Lessons*
Created by: Presbytery Clerk
Updated: Wednesday, 8 July 2015 11:29 GMT
Participants: Presbytery Clerk
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