‘He Is Risen’ 2017: Best Bible Quotes, Passages, & Memes

Happy Easter! Today Christians celebrate Jesus defeating death with his resurrection from the grave after his crucifixion. A traditional Easter greeting is the exclamation, "He is risen!" "He is risen indeed!" The date of Easter is always the first Sunday after the full moon following a spring equinox. This year, Easter is on Sunday, April 16. Easter is the culmination of Holy Week and comes three days after Good Friday. Good Friday comes after Maundy Thursday or Holy Thursday. Maundy Thursday commemorates the Last Supper Jesus had with his disciples where he washed their feet. Easter, Maundy Thursday, and Good Friday are held on our around the week-long Jewish festival of Passover. Learn more about Easter with these memes celebrating Christ's resurrection!