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VxPoem ID: 42326

Category:
society_culture

Posted: April 3rd. 2012 3:45:54 PM

Views: 371

Easter Sunday

by Stewart Bitkoff

Age Group: Adult



This upcoming Sunday is Easter Sunday.
This day, it is said Christ arose from the grave.
This holy day is celebrated all over the world.
On this day, hundreds of millions of people:
Pause, pray and celebrate this glorious, transcendent event.

Yet, how can we be sure this happened 2012 years ago, on this day?
I don’t think they used the same calendars as us back then?
Or, the people who figure these things out:
Did they take into account time zones and daylight savings time?

So is this upcoming Sunday- really Easter Sunday or not?

And does it really matter if we have the correct day?
Probably not.
And if it doesn’t really matter if we have the correct day;
What other kinds of religious beliefs
Might we also have been misguided about?
-SB




Author's Location: Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania
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