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  • Easter - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia


    The week before Easter is called Holy Week, and it contains the days of the
    Easter .... The following day, Easter Monday, is a legal holiday in many countries
    with ...

  • Easter - Holidays - HISTORY.com


    Easter, which celebrates Jesus Christ's resurrection from the dead, is
    Christianity's most important holiday. It has been called a moveable feast
    because it ...

  • Easter Sunday in United States - Time and Date


    Easter Sunday is not a federal holiday but a number of stores are closed in many
    parts of the US and if they are open, they may have limited trading hours.

  • Easter Monday in United States - Time and Date


    Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday. It is not a federal holiday in the
    United States of America (USA). Some Easter traditions continue on the Easter ...

  • Easter Holidays - USA Federal Holidays Calendar


    People celebrate the Easter holiday period according to their beliefs and their ...
    Throughout America, children wake up on Easter Sunday to find that the Easter ...

  • Easter Holiday - Tips for Celebrating - Christianity - About.com


    Easter is the Christian holiday commemorating the resurrection of the Lord, Jesus
    Christ. It is typically the most well-attended Sunday service of the year for ...

  • What Is Easter and Why Do Christians Celebrate? - Christianity


    Because of Easter's pagan origins, and also because of the commercialization of
    Easter, many Christian churches choose to refer to the holiday as Resurrection ...

  • 2015 Easter and Good Friday in Canada


    Good Friday is the Friday before Easter Sunday and it is a federal statutory
    holiday across Canada. It's a complicated but precise foruma that determines the
    day ...

  • Easter Monday 2015: The Meaning Of The Holiday Celebrated in ...


    Apr 6, 2015 ... For millions of people across the world, the Easter holiday has not ended.
    Christians from all parts of the globe celebrated Easter Monday with ...

  • The pagan goddess behind the holiday of 'Easter' | The Times of Israel


    Apr 5, 2015 ... Why do only English speakers celebrate “Easter”? Most other peoples of the
    world call the holiday observed by Christians this Sunday by some ...