Before He died, Jesus said in John 2:19, "Destroy this temple, and in three days I will raise it up".
On this day, decorated eggs - known as Easter eggs are gifted to friends and family members.
Everywhere, millions of men and women of all faiths are striving to make life better and happier for others. The Bible teaches us that on the third day Jesus gloriously rose from the dead, thus conquering death and the grave.
I love Easter because it not only brings smiles to the face, but joy to the heart, peace at times to those broken-hearted and a reminder that there is always hope in a world which sometimes seems hopeless. This is what Easter challenges us to do.
On the other hand Punjab government has given Easter gifts to more than 1,500 sanitary workers working in different departments of Rawalpindi. Easter is the day when the faithful across the world celebrate Jesus Christ's triumph over death. Jesus Christ sacrificed his life for everyone's wrong doings and then came back to life to defeat death and evil.
This Easter we should remember and pray for those who lost their lives in these heinous attacks.
"...just as Christ was raised from the dead by the glory of the Father, we too might walk in newness of life".
More than 2,000 security officials have been assigned duties in front of all churches in the city as Christian community is going to celebrate "Easter" today (Sunday).More news: Life beyond earth? Try Saturn's moon Enceladus
"It's also really nice to see old friends whom I may not seen for a long time", said Mary.
Judith Bland was part of the Central Baptist Church congregation that decorated a cross with flowers to celebrate Easter.
Everyone who becomes a Christian does so because they believe that when Jesus was crucified on the cross, he paid the ultimate price for human sin, and that his resurrection enables anyone who believes in him to overcome sin and temptation.
However it is celebrated, Easter is a hard day to track.
Good Friday, Easter Sunday and the day after Easter Sunday are public holidays in Georgia. In Gulberg Saint Merry Church a special prayer ceremony was arranged in which children performed religious singing.
"In him we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of our trespasses, according to the richest of his grace, which he lavished upon us, in all wisdom and insight making known to us the mystery of his will, according to his objective, which he set forth in Christ as a plan for the fullness of time, to unite all things in him, things in heaven and things on earth".
Pastor Aaron Smith: If I can answer that very simply, I would say, I preach Jesus.