The role of the Holy Spirit role of the Holy Spirit

The Christian holiday of Pentecost, which is celebrated on the 50th day after the weekly Sabbath during the Feast of Unleavened Bread (Leviticus 23:15), commemorates the descent of the Holy Spirit upon the Apostles and other followers of Jesus Christ while they were in Jerusalem celebrating the Feast of Weeks, as described in the Acts of the Apostles. The Pentecost is an important holiday because it represents when God extended…Keep Reading

Lessons we should learn from Easter we should learn from Easter

Now that Easter is over, it is time for some healthy introspection. Easter is an important holiday for Christians as it reminds of redemption. It is the day we remember God’s sacrifice so that humankind could be saved from sin and eternal damnation. From Good Friday to Easter Monday, we learn several lessons as Christians. The first is that physical suffering is a part of our lives. Throughout the years,…Keep Reading

Why the Date of Easter Changes Yearly the Date of Easter Changes Yearly

Have you ever wondered why Easter dates change yearly while other festivals such as Christmas or St. Valentines have fixed dates? The variation is a result of an astronomical occurrence making Easter a movable celebration that can occur from March 22 to April 25. The Easter holiday coincides with the March Equinox hence the holidays do not have a fixed date in either the Georgian of Julian calendars, which are…Keep Reading

Why is Good Friday called “good friday”? is Good Friday called “good friday”?

To most Christians Good Friday is an important holiday on the christian calendar with only Christmas coming before it in terms of importance though this may be subject to debate. To celebrate the coming Easter we have decided to explore briefly the history of this important holiday. “6 You see, at just the right time, when we were still powerless, Christ died for the ungodly. 7 Very rarely will anyone…Keep Reading