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  • proper n. Easter Day, a Christian religious moveable holiday commemorating the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead.

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Examples

  • Even with all they had to do with celebrating four elaborate Easter Sunday Masses in a row, Father Kulpa and Brother Mike found the time to come by the house for a few minutes that morning to do a special ceremony of thanksgiving next to Betty’s fancy new bed.

    Hoopi Shoopi Donna

  • In an early taste of how Putin meant to enforce the unwritten contract, security guards brandishing automatic weapons and legal documents raided the Ostankino Tower offices of Gusinsky’s NTV television network in the middle of the night on Easter Sunday 2001.27 By sunrise, NTV was a new television network with an editorial philosophy more in harmony with the Kremlin’s worldview.

    The J Curve

  • Easter Sunday was the day the doctor took my three-day-old son off the ventilator and placed him in my arms.

    A Book of Miracles

  • Court were celebrating Easter Sunday with St. Finan, while on the same day Queen Eanfled and her attendants were still fasting and celebrating Palm Sunday.

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 6: Fathers of the Church-Gregory XI

  • On the day succeeding his elevation he had made his solemn entry into St. Peter's; on Easter Sunday the triple tiara was placed upon his brow, and the public procession to St. John de Lateran took place on the

    The Life of Marie de Medicis

  • The fifty days from Easter Sunday to Pentecost are called by the older liturgists "Quinquagesima paschalis" or "Quin. laetitiae".

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 11: New Mexico-Philip

  • Easter Sunday evening, but here she says distinctly: ` Pascua de

    The Interior Castle or The Mansions

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