'Twas Easter-Sunday. The full-blossomed trees Filled all the air with fragrance and with joy.— Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Devotion Easter Day quotations
Some days I wish I could go back in life. Not to change anything, but to feel a few things twice.
In the bonds of Death He lay Who for our offence was slain;
But the Lord is risen to-day, Christ hath brought us life again, Wherefore let us all rejoice, Singing loud, with cheerful voice, Hallelujah!
Do not put all your eggs in one basket.
One day, you will wake up and there won't be any more time to do the thing you've always wanted. Do it now.
Don't put all your eggs in one basket.
There's nothing better than a good, blind referee.
Christ is the Son of God. He died to atone for men's sin, and after three days rose again. This is the most important fact in the universe. I die believing in Christ.
I fear the day that technology will surpass our human interaction. The world will have a generation of idiots.
Let us consider this settled, that no one has made progress in the school of Christ who does not joyfully await the day of death and final resurrection.
Earth's saddest day and gladdest day were just three days apart!
Easter was when Hope in person surprised the whole world by coming forward from the future into the present.
A little progress each day adds up to bg results.
So I'll cherish the old rugged cross, Till my trophies at last I lay down;
I will cling to the old rugged cross, And exchange it some day for a crown.
Tomb, thou shalt not hold Him longer;
Death is strong, but Life is stronger; Stronger than the dark, the light; Stronger than the wrong, the right; Faith and Hope triumphant say Christ will rise on Easter Day.
Christ the Lord is risen to-day, Sons of men and angels say.
Raise your joys and triumphs high; Sing, ye heavens, and earth reply.
There comes a day when you realize turning the page is the best feeling in the world, because you realize there is so much more to the book than the page you were stuck on.
The two great moments in human history are the day that Christ was born and the day He was raised from the dead. These are represented by Christmas and Easter - the two biggest holidays for the church. People who don't even go to church do go on these days.
On Easter or Christmas Day, my mother might drag me to church, just as she dragged me to the Buddhist temple, the Chinese New Year celebration, the Shinto shrine, and ancient Hawaiian burial sites.
Blessed are thoseto whom Easter is not a hunt.
.. but a find; not a greeting... but a proclamation; not an outward fashion... but inward grace; not a day... but an eternity.
Isn't it funny how day by day nothing changes, but when you look back everything is different.
Here the whole world (stars, water, air, And field, and forest, as they were Reflected in a single mind) Like cast off clothes was left behind In ashes, yet with hopes that she, Re-born from holy poverty, In lenten lands, hereafter may Resume them on her Easter Day." (Epitaph for Joy Gresham)
Easter is meant to be a symbol of hope, renewal, and new life.
Death is strong, but Life is stronger.
Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things.
'Tis spring; come out to ramble The hilly brakes around, For under thorn and bramble About the hollow ground The primroses are found. And there's the windflower chilly With all the winds at play, And there's the Lenten lily That has not long to stay And dies on Easter day.
There is not room for Death, Nor atom that his might could render void: Thou - Thou art Being and Breath, And what Thou art may never be destroyed.
Easter is reflecting upon suffering for one thing, but it also reflects upon Jesus and his non-compliance in the face of great authority where he holds to his truth - so there's two stories there.
Look for something positive in every day, even if some days you have to look a little harder.
Come, ye saints, look here and wonder, See the place where Jesus lay;
He has burst His bands asunder; He has borne our sins away; Joyful tidings, Yes, the Lord has risen to-day.
A guy comes down to earth, takes your sins, dies, and comes back three days later. You believe in him and go to heaven forever. How do you get from that to Hide-The-Eggs? Did Jesus have a problem with eggs? Did he go, "When I come back, if I see any eggs, the whole salvation thing is off."
Easter, so longed for, is gone in a day.
There are seven days in the week and someday isn't one of them.
The Bible tells us that Jesus Christ came to do three things.
He came to have my past forgiven, you get a purpose for living and a home in Heaven.
The day cold and fair with a high easterly wind: we were visited by two Indians who gave us an account of the country and people near the Rocky mountains where they had been.
Jesus's resurrection is the beginning of God's new project.
Never regret a day in your life: good days give happiness, bad days give experience, worst days give lessons, and best days give memories.
Sherrill On Easter Day the veil between time and eternity thins to gossamer.
Thou art the Sun of other days. They shine by giving back the rays.
Let every man and woman count himself immortal.
Let him catch the revelation of Jesus in his resurrection. Let him say not merely, "Christ is risen," but "I shall rise."
You will never have this day again, so make it count.
Ye Heavens, how sang they in your courts, How sang the angelic choir that day, When from his tomb the imprisoned God, Like the strong sunrise, broke away?
The years came and went, the children came and left.
The worst of getting old is not tiredness and aches and pains, but that time rushes on so quickly, that in the end it doesn't seem to exist. It's Christmas and then it's Easter. It's a clear winter's day and then a hot summer's day. In between it's a vacuum.
The resurrection proclamation could not have been maintained in Jerusalem for a single day, for a single hour, if the emptiness of the tomb had not been established as a fact.
Christ will rise on Easter day!
Celestial spirit that doth roll; The heart's sepulchral stone away, Be this our resurrection day, The singing Easter of the soul - O gentle Master of the Wise, Teach us to say: "I will arise."