EASTER QUOTES AND BIBLE SAYINGS
SA nice collection of easter quotes. There are
bible easter quotations, but also some funny easter quotes for kids.
You can use these easter quotes for scrapbooking or write them on a greeting card.
Where man sees but withered leaves, God sees sweet flowers growing.
We believe that the history of the world is but the history of His influence and that the center of the whole universe is the cross of Calvary.
Alice Freeman Palmer
For I remember it is Easter morn and life and love and peace are all new born.
My mom used to say that Greek Easter was later because then you get stuff cheaper.
The great gift of Easter is hope - Christian hope which makes us have that confidence in God, in his ultimate triumph, and in his goodness and love, which nothing can shake.
To a Christian, Easter Sunday means everything, when we celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ.
Bertran de Born
Well pleaseth me the sweet time of Easter. That maketh the leaf and the flower come out.
What reason have atheists for saying that we cannot rise again? That what has never been, should be, or that what has been, should be again? Is it more difficult to come into being than to return to it.
The story of Easter is the story of God's wonderful window of divine surprise.
I lied on my Weight Watchers list. I put down that I had 3 eggs... but they were Cadbury chocolate eggs.
Charles M. Crowe
Easter is the demonstration of God that life is essentially spiritual and timeless.
Easter tells us that life is to be interpreted not simply in terms of things but in terms of ideals.
Charles M. Schulz
All I really need is love, but a little chocolate now and then doesn't hurt!
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.
Clarence W. Hall
Easter says you can put truth in a grave, but it won't stay there.
Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint on it you can.
On Easter Day the veil between time and eternity thins to gossamer.
Dr. Fred Barlow
The cross of Christ shows us that God's love is of deepest descent universal distribution and of eternal duration.
Christ is risen! With this victorious cry the gospel has passed through the lands. The message of the cross is at the same time a message of resurrection. In this lies its invincibility.
The cross is the victory, the resurrection is the triumph...The resurrection is the public display of the victory, the triumph of the crucified one.
Floyd W. Tomkins
Let the resurrection joy lift us from loneliness and weakness and despair to strength and beauty and happiness.
A late Easter, a long cold spring.
George Newell Lovejoy
Once more to new creation Awake, and death gainsay, for death is swallowed up of life and Christ is risen today!
H. P. Liddon
The resurrection asserts a truth which is by no means always written legibly for all men on the face of nature. It tells us that the spiritual is higher than the material; that in this universe spirit counts for more than matter.
H. R. L. Sheppard
It was inevitable that Jesus Christ should be crucified. It was also inevitable that He should rise again.
Henry Knox Sherrill
The joyful news that He is risen does not change the contemporary world. Still before us lie work, discipline, sacrifice. But the fact of Easter gives us the spiritual power to do the work, accept the discipline, and make the sacrifice.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
‘Twas Easter-Sunday. The full-blossomed trees filled all the air with fragrance and with joy.
Herbert Booth Smith
Christianity begins where religion ends...with the resurrection.
A strangely reflective, even melancholy day. Is that because, unlike our cousins in the northern hemisphere, Easter is not associated with the energy and vitality of spring but with the more subdued spirit of autumn?
I loved raising my kids. I loved the process, the dirt of it, the tears of it, the frustration of it, Christmas, Easter, birthdays, growth charts, pediatrician appointments. I loved all of it.
And it is always Easter Sunday at the New York City Ballet. It is always coming back to life. Not even coming back to life - it lives in the constant present.
The point is not that the resurrection is the price paid for our sins. The point is that the resurrection proves the death of Jesus is an all-sufficient price. If Jesus did not rise from the dead, then his death was a failure, God did not vindicate his sin-bearing achievement, and we are still in our sins.
We live and die; Christ died and lived!
Christ appeared alive on several occasions after the cataclysmic events of that first Easter.
Julien B. Weil
Live in the awareness that Christ lives and that He lives in His people.
You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.
Katherine Lee Bates
Easter is the hour to rend thy chains. The blossom time of souls.
What do you mean you don't believe in homosexuality? It's not like the Easter Bunny, your belief isn't necessary.
I am very proud of this work because it is more about the meaning of the Easter Rising and its relationship to what this whole century has been about, people liberating themselves, freeing themselves.
O the Easter bells are gladly ringing, let the whole world join the happy lay, let the hills and vales break forth in singing, Christ, the Lord of Life, is ris’n today.
Jesus cannot forget us; we have been graven on the palms of his hands.
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!
Our Lord has written the promise of the resurrection, not in books alone, but in every leaf in spring-time.
Passover and Easter are the only Jewish and Christian holidays that move in sync, like the ice skating pairs we saw during the winter Olympics.
All heaven is interested in the cross of Christ, all hell terribly afraid of it, while men are the only beings who more or less ignore its meaning.
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.
The stone was rolled away from the door, not to permit Christ to come out, but to enable the disciples to go in.
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."
Pope John Paul II
Do not abandon yourselves to despair. We are the Easter people and hallelujah is our song.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
He takes men out of time and makes them feel eternity.
Easter is very important to me, it's a second chance.
Richard R. Niebuhr
Apart from the resurrection of Jesus, the eschatological orientation of the church appears as the spoke of a wheel without a hub.
The Easter resurrection gives my life meaning and direction and the opportunity to start over no matter what my circumstances.
Robert Mowry Bell
Could life so end, half told; its school so fail? Soul, soul, there is a sequel to thy tale!
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.
Easter spells out beauty, the rare beauty of new life.
Christ has not only spoken to us by his life but has also spoken for us by his death.
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.
Earth’s saddest day and gladdest day were just three days apart
Most people outside of America won't get it. It's the Easter bunny. It's another lie and I don't understand why we had to invent this character.
Easter is not a time for groping through dusty, musty tomes or tombs to disprove spontaneous generation or even to prove life eternal. It is a day to fan the ashes of dead hope, a day to banish doubts and seek the slopes where the sun is rising, to revel in the faith which transports us out of ourselves and the dead past into the vast and inviting unknown.
Unfortunately there is nothing more inane than an Easter carol. It is a religious perversion of the activity of Spring in our blood.
But from this earth, this grave, this dust, my God shall raise me up, I trust.
True silence is the rest of the mind, and is to the spirit what sleep is to the body, nourishment and refreshment.
Do we believe that there is equal economic opportunity out there in the real world, right now, for each and every one of these groups? If we believed in the tooth fairy, if we believed in the Easter Bunny, we might well believe that.