Resurrection of Christ

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Noun1.Resurrection of Christ - (New Testament) the rising of Christ on the third day after the CrucifixionResurrection of Christ - (New Testament) the rising of Christ on the third day after the Crucifixion
New Testament - the collection of books of the Gospels, Acts of the Apostles, the Pauline and other epistles, and Revelation; composed soon after Christ's death; the second half of the Christian Bible
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Lots of church and school yards were filled with people taking part in traditional Easter games last Sunday, while professional dance groups gave us a show to celebrate the resurrection of Christ.
Mary's Cathedral church to commemorate the resurrection of Christ.
A Roman official sent to Judea to dispel the "myth" of the resurrection of Christ finds himself compelled to consider the possibility that the man who claimed to be the Son of God did indeed rise from the grave.
The "dangerous memory" of the crucifixion and the hope of the resurrection of Christ guide these theological reflections (93).
The piece is notable as one of the only works of Russian music to depict the life and resurrection of Christ.
According to legend, she explained, the sand dollar is also called the Holy Ghost Shell and is said to tell the story of the birth, crucifixion and resurrection of Christ.
The Resurrection of Christ can be regarded as the Resurrection of a God, but the Resurrection of Mary foreshadows the Resurrection of each one of us.
It was another Nottinghamshire artist and writer, D H Lawrence, who yoked Christ to Dionysius, as a way of avoiding what he saw as the negation of humanity in the Christian doctrine of the death and resurrection of Christ.
The first celebrates the resurrection of Christ after his crucifixion and the second roughly celebrates the coming of spring and its restoring effect on the living.
while the Christians around the world celebrated resurrection of Christ with Easter.
Christians celebrate Easter -- the Resurrection of Christ -- with great gaiety and special family bonding, especially since the 40 days of Lent that precede Easter are observed with strict abstinence and are a proof of a true Christian's discipline and steadfastness of belief where the pious abstain from meat and alcohol for those days.
On the day of the resurrection of Christ, and from the heart of Mlula, President Assad hopes all Syrians have a happy Easter, and for the reestablishment of peace and security throughout Syria," the channel announced in a caption at the bottom of the screen, without showing images of the visit.