Find here a collection of religious and biblical Easter sayings and quotes. Have your pick and use these to wish your family and friends. Easter 2016 will be celebrated on Sunday 27 March this year.
Our Lord died on Good Friday, but the cross did not destroy. His resurrection on Easter morning, that fills our hearts with joy. ~Author Unknown
Easter means that this life on earth is not all there is. Jesus went “to prepare a place for us” in His Father’s heavenly mansions for all eternity. Jesus died for our sins, paying our penalty, so that we could be forgiven. He was resurrected, to prove that death has no hold on those who repent and accept Him as Savior. This life on earth is a prelude to eternal joy with our Lord. Easter is a celebration of our eternal destiny. ~ Joanna Fuchs
Where man sees but withered leaves, God sees sweet flowers growing. ~Albert Laighton
No one takes it from me, but I lay it down of my own accord. I have authority to lay it down, and I have authority to take it up again. This charge I have received from my Father. ~ John 10:18 ESV.
Do not abandon yourselves to despair. We are the Easter people and hallelujah is our song. ~Pope John Paul II
Christ appeared alive on several occasions after the cataclysmic events of that first Easter. ~Josh McDowell
And as they were coming down the mountain, he charged them to tell no one what they had seen, until the Son of Man had risen from the dead. ~ Mark 9:9
Easter is the demonstration of God that life is essentially spiritual and timeless. ~Charles M. Crowe
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.” ~Phillips Brooks
For you will not abandon my soul to Sheol, or let your holy one see corruption. ~ Psalm 16:10
Jesus said to her, I am the resurrection and the life. He who believes in me will live, even though he dies; and whoever lives and believes in me will never die. ~ John 11:25-26.
Our Lord has written the promise of the resurrection, not in books alone, but in every leaf in spring-time. ~Martin Luther
We live and die; Christ died and lived! ~John Stott
God expects from men something more than at such times, and that it were much to be wished for the credit of their religion as well as the satisfaction of their conscience that their Easter devotions would in some measure come up to their Easter dress. ~Robert South
And he departed from our sight that we might return to our heart, and there find Him. For He departed, and behold, He is here. ~St Augustine
The story of Easter is the story of God’s wonderful window of divine surprise. ~Carl Knudsen
He takes men out of time and makes them feel eternity. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson
This is the promise that He hath promised us, even eternal life. ~Bible, 1 John
Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. In his great mercy he has given us new birth into a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead. ~ 1 Peter 1:3
Now if we died with Christ, we believe that we will also live with him. For we know that since Christ was raised from the dead, he cannot die again; death no longer has mastery over him. The death he died, he died to sin once for all; but the life he lives, he lives to God. In the same way, count yourselves dead to sin but alive to God in Christ Jesus. ~Romans 6:8-11