Easter Bunnies! Easter Eggs with Lady Gaga’s face on it!
Jelly Beans! Fake Green Grass! CHOCOLATE GALORE!
Peeps! Easter Baskets! Hop the Easter bunny Movie!
What do all these things remind us of??
Of Yeshua Messiah (Jesus Christ’s) Death and Resurrection of course!!
Wait…..jelly beans? really? Something is off here…
Do you ever wonder where these Easter traditions come from? Ever wonder if these are Biblical or if they could possibly be a bit pagan? PAGAN! NO! Pagan’s are those people who are brewing a cauldron and worshipping trees right? Well yes.. but maybe pagans started traditions long long ago that as some things keep a hint around for centuries and centuries to come. Think about the reason we say not to wear white after labor day.. we don’t know wear that idea came from but we know about it and some really adhere to it..
Well the reason for this article is to ask: Is Easter a Pagan Holiday ?
Well to answer I’ll let you watch this video by a Historian and Hebrew Roots Teacher, Michael Rood:
This is Part 1 of 2, so if you’d like to watch the 2nd part go here: http://michaelrood.tv/teachings/truth-and-tradition