On the morning of the third day, some of His followers go to the tomb to attend to His body, but they find the tomb open and a message from an angel saying that Christ is not there, He is risen.
Peter and John race to the tomb to find it empty.
Christ appears to Mary, other faithful women, and the disciples on their way to Emmaus, and finally to the disciples.
Jesus Christ is resurrected.
Select one or more of the passages below to read as a family.
Angels at the tomb: Luke 24:1-12
Mary sees Christ: John 20:11-17
Christ appears: Mathew 28:1-10, 16-20
Have a longer devotional to make this day more meaningful. Discuss what the atonement means to us individually and as a family.