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Easter: Major Christian festival celebrating the resurrection of Jesus
Easter, also called Pascha or Resurrection Sunday, is a festival and holiday commemorating the resurrection of Jesus from the dead, described in the New Testament as having occurred on the third day after his burial following his crucifixion by the Romans at Calvary c. 30 AD. It is the culmination of the Passion of Jesus, preceded by Lent, a 40-day period of fasting, prayer, and penance.

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Pope Francis calls for prayer amid coronavirus crisis [Video]

Pope Francis calls for prayer amid coronavirus crisis

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Queen departs Buckingham Palace for Windsor [Video]

Queen departs Buckingham Palace for Windsor

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All schools in Wales to close by Friday due to coronavirus [Video]

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Queen to head to Windsor Castle early amid coronavirus outbreak [Video]

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U.S. and European cities shut down due to virus [Video]

U.S. and European cities shut down due to virus

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Hong Kong has made the decision to extend the suspension of schools until at least April 20. The decision comes as health officials try to contain the spread of the coronavirus. The city’s Secretary..

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