Reconnect with the true meanings of Lent and Easter with this well-researched yet easy-to-read mini-sourcebook. Use it as a devotional for the season, a group study resource, a handy reference, or a gift for someone you love. In it, you will discover ways faithful believers observe Easter worldwide and how these traditions came into practice through the centuries. Read key Scriptures as well as popular poems and other writings, and return to the purpose of Lent and the true meaning of Easter.
In this informative and celebratory read, Richard Abanes calls Christians to focus on the true meaning and significance of Easter. To do this, he examines different aspects of this holy day, including its origin in ?the old rugged cross,? what Lent is for, how Christians celebrate Easter worldwide, and where traditions grew from in history. While jelly beans fill children?s fancies, Abanes reestablishes the true center of Easter. Written in lively prose, ALL ABOUT EASTER is a quick read sure to please and inform Christians everywhere.