is the joyous word of Easter wish.
is the oldest Christian festival, as old as Christianity
itself. The central tenet of Christianity is not the
birth of Jesus, but his resurrection. Easter is derived
from this paschal mystery and from the events of Good
Christians, many of whom were of Jewish origin, were
brought up in the Hebrew tradition and regarded Easter
as a new feature of the Passover
festival, a commemoration of the advent of the Messiah
as foretold by the prophets.
Holy Week, the last week of Lent, begins its with the
observance of Palm Sunday.
Palm Sunday takes its name from Jesus'
triumphal entry into Jerusalem where the crowds
laid palms at his feet.