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Last Updated: 17th April, 2019

Easter Quotes

Easter Quotes

He Has Risen.
Have faith in him...
And he will always be there for you!

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

 

Christ the Lord is risen to--day, Sons of men and angels say. Raise your joys and triumphs high;
Sing, ye heavens, and earth reply.
Charles Wesley

On Easter Day the veil between time and eternity thins to gossamer.
Douglas Horton

For He departed, and behold, He is here.
- St. Augustine

I want to be as historically accurate as possible. Does anyone know exactly what time Jesus handed out all the chocolate Easter eggs?
Aristotle

Celestial spirit that doth roll
The heart's sepulchral stone away,
Be this our resurrection day,
The singing Easter of the soul
O gentle Master of the Wise,
Teach us to say: I will arise.
Richard Le Gallienne

Easter Quotes

Blessed are those who have not see and yet have believed.
John 20.29

Where man sees but withered leaves, God sees sweet flowers growing.
Albert Laighton

I am the resurrection and the life.
He who believes in Me,
though he may die, he shall live.
And whoever lives and believed in Me shall never die.
- John 11:25 - 26

Jesus cannot forget us; we have been graven on the palms of his hands.
- Lois Picillo

O the Easter bells are gladly ringing, Let the whole world join the happy lay, Let the hills and vales break forth in singing, Christ, the Lord of Life, is ris'n today.
Lizzie Akers

Luke associates John with Peter in Acts, when, after the Resurrection, that strange boldness had come upon the disciples.
Alfred Noyes

The Lord will fight for you.
Just be still.
Exodus 14:14

Rejoice Easter

The story of Easter is the story of God's wonderful window of divine surprise.
Carl Knudsen

Easter says you can put truth in a grave, but it won't stay there.
- Clarence W. Hall

Easter so longed for is gone in a day.
- James Howell

Rejoice Easter

He came into this world to make dead people live.
Lee Stoned

Earth's saddest day and gladdest day were just three days apart!
- Susan Coolridge

It is the hour to rend thy chains,
The blossom time of souls.
~Katherine Lee Bates

See the land, her Easter keeping, Rises as her Maker rose. Seeds, so long in darkness sleeping, Burst at last from winter snows. Earth with heaven above rejoices...
Charles Kingsley

O chime of sweet Saint Charity, Peal soon that Easter morn When Christ for all shall risen be, And in all hearts new-born! That Pentecost when utterance clear To all men shall be given, When all shall say My Brother here, And hear My son in heaven!
James Rusell Lowell

He takes men out of time and makes them feel eternity.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

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 9


Easter Quotes

God loves each of us as if there were only one of us.
Saint Augustine

To a Christian, Easter Sunday means everything, when we celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ.
-Bernhard Langer

People respond when you tell them there is a great future in front of you, you can leave your past behind.
Joel Osteen

We were old sinners - but when we came to Christ we are not sinners anymore.
Joel Osteen Read

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

The Bible tells us that God will meet all our needs. He feeds the birds of the air and clothes the grass with the splendor of lilies. How much more, then, will He care for us, who are made in His image? Our only concern is to obey the heavenly Father and leave the consequences to Him.
Charles Stanley

God had brought me to my knees and made me acknowledge my own nothingness, and out of that knowledge I had been reborn. I was no longer the centre of my life and therefore I could see God in everything.
Bede Griffiths


Blessed Easter

And Jesus saith unto them,
Peace be unto thee.
Luke 24:36

Love always involves responsibility, and love always involves sacrifice. And we do not really love Christ unless we are prepared to face His task and to take up His Cross.
William Barclay

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

 

And he departed from our sight that we might return to our heart, and there find Him. For He departed, and behold, He is here.
St Augustine

I think of the garden after the rain;
And hope to my heart comes singing,
At morn the cherry-blooms will be white,
And the Easter bells be ringing!
Edna Dean Proctor, "Easter Bells"

Well pleaseth me the sweet time of Easter
That maketh the leaf and the flower come out
Bertran de Born

Twas Easter-Sunday. The full-blossomed trees
Filled all the air with fragrance and with joy.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Spanish Student

Ye sleeping buds, break
Open your green cerements, and wake
To fragrant blossoming for His sweet sake.
Margaret French Patton

Easter tells us that life is to be interpreted not simply in terms of things but in terms of ideals.
Charles M. Crowe

Wishing you Happy Easter

He is not here: for he is risen, as he said.
Come, see the lace where the Lord lay.
St. Matthew 28:6

God expects from men something more than at such times, and that it were much to be wished for the credit of their religion as well as the satisfaction of their conscience that their Easter devotions would in some measure come up to their Easter dress.
Robert South, Sermons

Let every man and woman count himself immortal. Let him catch the revelation of Jesus in his resurrection. Let him say not merely, "Christ is risen," but "I shall rise."
Philips Brooks

You'll wake up on Easter morning, And you'll know that he was there, When you find those choc'late bunnies, That he's hiding ev'rywhere.
Gene Audry

Easter is the demonstration of God that life is essentially spiritual and timeless.
- Charles M. Crowe

Tomb, thou shalt not hold Him longer;
Death is strong, but Life is stronger;
Stronger than the dark, the light;
Stronger than the wrong, the right...
Phillips Brooks, "An Easter Carol"

The stars shall fade away, the sun himself
Grow dim with age, and Nature sink in years;
But thou shalt flourish in immortal youth,
Unhurt amid the war of elements,
The wreck of matter, and the crush of worlds.
~Joseph Addison

The fasts are done; the Aves said;
The moon has filled her horn
And in the solemn night I watch
Before the Easter morn.
So pure, so still the starry heaven,
So hushed the brooding air,
I could hear the sweep of an angel's wings
If one should earthward fare.
~Edna Dean Proctor, "Easter Morning"

Wishing you Happy Easter

One more to new creation awake,
and death gainsay,
For death is swallowed up of life,
and Christ is risen today.
George Newell Lovejoy

For I remember it is Easter morn,
And life and love and peace are all new born.
Alice Freeman Palmer

Thou art the Sun of other days.
They shine by giving back the rays.
John Keble, The Christian Year: Easter Days

See the land, her Easter keeping,
Rises as her Maker rose.
Seeds, so long in darkness sleeping,
Burst at last from winter snows.
Earth with heaven above rejoices...
Charles Kingsley

Once more to new creation Awake,
and death gainsay,
For death is swallowed up of life,
And Christ is risen today!
George Newell Lovejoy

There is not room for Death,
Nor atom that his might could render void:
Thou - Thou art Being and Breath,
And what Thou art may never be destroyed.
Emily Bronte

Spiritual Easter Quotes

Our old history ends with the cross; our new history begins with the resurrection.
Watchman Nee

Our Lord has written the promise of the resurrection, not in books alone, but in every leaf in spring-time.
Martin Luther

Easter Bible Quotes

Do to others as you would have them do to you.
Luke 6:31

Christ the Lord is risen today, Sons of men and angels say. Raise your joys and triumphs high; Sing, ye heavens, and earth reply.
Charles Wesley

Christ has not only spoken to us by his life, but has also spoken for us by his death.
~ Soren Kierkegaard

If Christ has not been raised, our preaching is useless and so is your faith.
~ 1 Corinthians 15:14

A dead Christ I must do everything for; a living Christ does everything for me.
~ Andrew Murray

Do not abandon yourselves to despair. We are the Easter people and hallelujah is our song.
Pope John Paul II

No man can follow Christ and go astray.
William H.P. Faunce

Easter Quotes for Kids

Don't put all your eggs in one basket.
Miguel de Cervantes

Easter spells out beauty, the rare beauty of new life.
- S.D. Gordon

Easter Bible Quotes

Wishing you a beautiful day overflowing with blessings.
Happy Easter

Those have a short Lent, who owe money to be paid at Easter.
-Benjamin Franklin

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

Death is strong, but Life is stronger.
Phillips Brooks

Inspirational Easter Quotes & Sayings

Jesus didn't say. I am finished he said. It is finished. He was just getting started.

Let the resurrection joy lift us from loneliness and weakness and despair to strength and beauty and happiness.
Floyd W. Tomkins


The message of Easter

The message of Easter is not Jesus is alive, it is so much more.
The message of Easter is that Jesus has risen!
Colin Smith

But from this earth, this grave, this dust,
My God shall raise me up, I trust.
Walter Raleigh

Because he lives, I can face tomorrow, Because he lives, all fear is gone; Because I know he holds the future, and life is worth the living, just because He lives!

Angels, roll the rock away;
Death, yield up thy mighty prey:
See, He rises from the tomb,
Glowing with immortal bloom.
Thomas Scott, "Easter Angels"

Easter Bible Quotes

He was delivered up for our trespasses and raised for our justification.
(Romans 4:25)

Let everything you do be done in love.
Corinthians 16:14

Let us rejoice.
Psalm 118:24

According to his great mercy, he has caused us to be born again to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead.
(1 Peter 1:3)

For as by a man came death, by a man has come the resurrection of the dead. For as in Adam all die, so in Christ shall all be made alive.
(1 Corinthians 15:21-22)

Give thanks

Give thanks to the Lord,
for he is good; his love endures forever.
Psalm 107:1

If the Spirit of him who raised Jesus from the dead dwells in you, he who raised Christ Jesus from the dead will also give life to your mortal bodies through his Spirit who dwells in you.
(Romans 8:11)

Who is to condemn? Christ Jesus is the one who died-more than that, who was raised- who is at the right hand of God, who indeed is interceding for us.
(Romans 8:34)

If you confess with your mouth that Jesus is Lord and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved.

(Romans 10:9)

Easter Psalm

God is our refuge and strength,
an ever-present help in trouble.
Psalm 46:1

For you will not abandon my soul to Sheol, or let your holy one see corruption.
(Psalm 16:10)

He will swallow up death in victory; and the Lord GOD will wipe away tears from off all faces.
(Isaiah 25:8)

But he was wounded for our transgressions; he was crushed for our iniquities; on him was the chastisement that brought us peace, and by his stripes we are healed.
(Isaiah 53:5)

Easter Psalm

Children, obey your parents in everything, for this pleases the Lord.
Proverbs 13:20

As for me, I know that my Redeemer lives, and at the last He will take His stand on the earth.
(Job 19:25)

God raised the Lord and will also raise us up by his power.
(1 Corinthians 6:14)

who through him are believers in God, who raised him from the dead and gave him glory, so that your faith and hope are in God.
(1 Peter 1:21)