MY EASTER ARIES ANGEL!!!!!!!!......

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Sherri     Nicholas

Joined November 2009

Sizing Information

Small 8.0" x 10.4"
Medium 12.0" x 15.6"
Large 16.0" x 20.9"
X large 20.0" x 26.1"

Features

  • Superior quality silver halide prints
  • Archival quality Kodak Endura paper
  • Lustre: Professional photo paper with a fine grain pebble texture
  • Metallic: Glossy finish and metallic appearance to create images with exceptional visual interest and depth

Artist's Description

Featured 04-06-2011…The World As We See it
*Featured 04-17-2011 ..Angel Wings & Heaven
EASTER ANGEL
APRIL / ARIES
My Easter 2010

AND THE HEAVENS OPENED
by Sherri…Charmaine Nicholas


Background
Many Christians celebrate Easter Sunday as the day of Jesus Christ’s resurrection, which is written in the New Testament of the Christian bible. According to the Gospel of John in the New Testament, Mary Magdalene came to the tomb where Jesus was buried and found it empty. An angel told her that Jesus had risen. Christians worldwide have celebrated Easter for centuries.
However, the roots of the Easter holiday’s traditions and activities can be traced back to pagan celebrations. The name Easter is believed to come from Eostara, the goddess of rebirth. In early times the Feast of Eostara celebrated earth’s resurrection and rebirth. Strict Puritans would have nothing to do with Easter – it was merely a human institution – in the past. Charles I, king of England, declared the day as scriptural as Sunday in 1647 but Parliament contradicted him in print and abolished it with other church festivals.
The Easter date depends on the ecclesiastical approximation of the March equinox. In 325CE the Council of Nicaea decided that the Easter date would be the first Sunday after the first full moon occurring on or after the March equinox. Easter is therefore delayed one week if the full moon is on Sunday, which lessens the likelihood of it falling on the same day as the Jewish Passover. Eastern Orthodox churches in many countries such as Greece still figure their Easter date based on the Julian calendar.
traditional painting on acrylic and touches of gimpsoftware
Featured 04-17-2011 Angel wings & heaven
Featured 04-14-2011

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