Christians around the world are celebrating Easter today. The day marks the resurrection of Jesus Christ after he was crucified and buried which is observed as Good Friday. Believers observe the day as per different traditions and customs in different countries. While the festivities change, the core element of the observance remains the same. Christians go to church, sing songs and hymns marking the day. Priests and pastors deliver sermons including messages on the life of Jesus that gives hope and love to mankind. Various events and programs are organised in churches during the Holy Week that highlights the life of Jesus. As Christians observe Easter 2019 worldwide, we have compiled a list of popular Christian songs and hymns sung in churches. Easter Sunday 2019 Date: Significance, History and Celebrations Related to the Christian Festival.
Songs hold much importance during Christian observances, especially Easter as it marks the resurrection of Jesus. Some of the famous hymns sung in churches on Easter are 'Jesus Christ is Risen Today' and 'My Redeemer is Risen'. Easter comes following Holy Week which was observed between April 14 and will end on April 20. It is the last week of Lent (a month of fasting) following which Palm Sunday, Holy Wednesday, Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, and Holy Saturday are observed. Happy Easter Sunday 2019 Wishes in English: Best WhatsApp Stickers, Easter GIF Images & Facebook Greetings to Share This Festive Season.
Check out the list of Christian songs and hymns sung in churches below
1. My Redeemer Lives
2. Jesus Christ is Risen Today
3. The Old Country Church
4. How Great Thou Art
5. Praise to the Lord, the Almighty
Food is an integral part of Easter celebrations across countries. People meet their families, friends and relatives on this day and celebrate the day together. Easter eggs and Easter bunnies are a popular part of the celebrations in modern times. Children engage in Easter egg huntings and other festivities related to the day. We wish everyone celebrating a Happy Easter!