“ Here is the amazing thing about Easter the Resurrection Sunday for Christians is this, that Christ in the dying moments on the cross gives us the greatest illustration of forgiveness possible. ”

- T. D. Jakes

“ The symbolic language of the crucifixion is the death of the old paradigm resurrection is a leap into a whole new way of thinking. ”

- Deepak Chopra

“ 'Easter' is a movable event, calculated by the relative positions of sun and moon, an impossible way of fixing year by year the anniversary of a historical event, but a very natural and indeed inevitable way of calculating a solar festival. These changing dates do not point to the history of a man, but to the hero of a solar myth. ”

- Annie Besant

“ Easter is very important to me, it's a second chance. ”

- Reba McEntire

“ A man who was completely innocent, offered himself as a sacrifice for the good of others, including his enemies, and became the ransom of the world. It was a perfect act. ”

- Mahatma Gandhi

“ There is only one secure foundation: a genuine, deep relationship with Jesus Christ, which will carry you through any and all turmoil. No matter what storms are raging all around, you'll stand firm if you stand on His love. ”

- Charles Stanley

“ We are told to let our light shine, and if it does, we won't need to tell anybody it does. Lighthouses don't fire cannons to call attention to their shining - they just shine. ”

- Dwight L. Moody

“ I have always wanted a bunny and I'll always have a rabbit the rest of my life. ”

- Amy Sedaris

“ But with Christ, we have access in a one-to-one relationship, for, as in the Old Testament, it was more one of worship and awe, a vertical relationship. The New Testament, on the other hand, we look across at a Jesus who looks familiar, horizontal. The combination is what makes the Cross. ”

- Bono

“ I believe in one God, the first and great cause of goodness. I also believe in Jesus Christ, the rebirth of the world. I also believe in the Holy Ghost, the comforter. ”

- Daniel Morgan

“ Christ shared our experience he suffered as we suffer he died as we shall die, and for forty days in the desert he underwent the struggle between good and evil. ”

- Basil Hume

“ God proved His love on the Cross. When Christ hung, and bled, and died, it was God saying to the world, 'I love you.' ”

- Billy Graham

“ Faith in the Lord Jesus Christ is the foundation upon which sincere and meaningful repentance must be built. If we truly seek to put away sin, we must first look to Him who is the Author of our salvation. ”

- Ezra Taft Benson

“ Outside of the cross of Jesus Christ, there is no hope in this world. That cross and resurrection at the core of the Gospel is the only hope for humanity. Wherever you go, ask God for wisdom on how to get that Gospel in, even in the toughest situations of life. ”

- Ravi Zacharias

“ Easter is meant to be a symbol of hope, renewal, and new life. ”

- Janine di Giovanni

“ The primary source of the appeal of Christianity was Jesus - His incarnation, His life, His crucifixion, and His resurrection. ”

- Kenneth Scott Latourette

“ Do not abandon yourselves to despair. We are the Easter people and hallelujah is our song. ”

- Pope John Paul II

“ It is difficult to say what is impossible, for the dream of yesterday is the hope of today and the reality of tomorrow. ”

- Robert H. Schuller

“ What makes you a Christian is whether or not you really are in accord with biblical theology and whether you know Jesus Christ as your Saviour. ”

- Walter Martin

“ A rule I have had for years is: to treat the Lord Jesus Christ as a personal friend. His is not a creed, a mere doctrine, but it is He Himself we have. ”

- Dwight L. Moody