On the third day after being crucified, Jesus’ tomb was found to be empty. He had risen from the dead. Life triumphs over death! The joy of resurrection is possible only because Christ endured death and conquered it.
What you can do
Go along to a local church service today to find out more…
You might also take a look at the Church of England twitter page to see how other churches are celebrating.
Rise and shine
In the Church of England the week that follows Easter tends to be a quiet time after the busy lead up to Easter Sunday.
However, in the Orthodox church the week after Easter is busy and called Bright week or Renewal week. This is a time of continual celebration of Christ’s resurrection.
We might have something to learn!