Christians Across The World Celebrate Easter

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Updated April 16, 2017

Christians Across The World Celebrate EasterChristians around the world have on Sunday, gathered to mark the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead.

This is a major celebration for Christians as it is believed to be the foundation of their faith.

Observed anywhere between March 22 and April 25 every year, Easter is the culmination of the passion of Jesus Christ, preceded by, a 40-day period of fasting, prayer, and penance, called the lent.

Churches in Nigeria are marking this day with several activities lined up throughout the holiday period.