Inspiration

Throughout the Easter season, it's easy to get caught up in all the wonderful activities this holiday brings—dying and decorating Easter eggs, planning the menu for a delicious Easter dinner, and hunting for the best Easter basket ideas. While you're tackling your long list of springtime to-dos, it's important to take time for yourself to quietly reflect on what Easter is all about. Sitting down for a few minutes each day with these best Easter Bible verses provides an opportunity to refocus during the 40 days of Lent following Ash Wednesday.

These meaningful Bible verses about Easter will remind you and your family why Easter is an important holiday. Try incorporating short Easter Bible verses into the Easter prayers at mealtime so the whole family can participate. Use one as a sincere Easter caption for Instagram when you share that snap of your children dressed in their Sunday best. "He is risen!" is a simple way to capture Easter joy! Or j0t Easter Bible verses for cards to send to loved ones. Study the entire story of Easter in the Bible throughout Lent, or read on for Easter Bible verses that will help guide you through this holy time of year.

  •  John 11:25-26: "Jesus said to her, 'I am the resurrection and the life. The one who believes in me will live, even though they die; and whoever lives by believing in me will never die. Do you believe this?'

  • 1 Peter 1:3: "Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! In his great mercy, he has given us new birth into a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead."

  • 1 Corinthians 15:21: "For since death came through a man, the resurrection of the dead comes also through a man."

  • Philippians 3:10: "I want to know Christ—yes, to know the power of his resurrection and participation in his sufferings, becoming like him in his death."

  • Acts 4:33: "With great power, the apostles continued to testify to the resurrection of the Lord Jesus. And God's grace was so powerfully at work in them all."

  • Luke 24:6-7: "He is not here; he has risen!"

  • Romans 8:34: "Who then is the one who condemns? No one."

  • Philippians 2:8: "And being found in appearance as a man, he humbled himself by becoming obedient to death— even death on a cross!"

  • 1 Corinthians 6:14: "And God raised the Lord and will also raise us up by his power."

  • Romans 6:9: "We know that Christ, being raised from the dead, will never die again; death no longer has dominion over him."

  • Romans 8:34: "Christ Jesus who died—more than that, who was raised to life—is at the right hand of God and is also interceding for us."

  • Romans 6:8-11:"The death he died, he died to sin once for all; but the life he lives, he lives to God. In the same way, count yourselves dead to sin but alive to God in Christ Jesus. "

  • Luke 24:6-7: "Remember how he told you, while he was still with you in Galilee: 'The Son of Man must be delivered over to the hands of sinners, be crucified and on the third day be raised again.'"

  • Romans 6:8-11: "Now if we died with Christ, we believe that we will also live with him. For we know that since Christ was raised from the dead, he cannot die again; death no longer has mastery over him."

  • Acts 3:15: "You killed the author of life, but God raised him from the dead."