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Church on Easter?

This question is for anyone who only goes to church on Easter..
Why do you go on Easter and not any other Sunday?

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Iloveclay

Asked by Iloveclay at 9:47 AM on Apr. 9, 2012 in Religion & Beliefs

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  • I have no idea, there certainly were a lot of people at mass yesterday that I had never seen before.
    adnilm

    Answer by adnilm at 10:03 AM on Apr. 9, 2012

  • Family invited them? It would be harder to turn down going to an important event like Easter than a typical Sunday service.
    anng.atlanta

    Answer by anng.atlanta at 11:15 AM on Apr. 9, 2012

  • we dont always go, but we went yesterday b/c my mom wanted to see the kids in their Easter clothes...since she bought them.

    ive also found that Easter services are usually better than other services...like the minister tries harder since there is a good chance there will be more ppl there.
    okmanders

    Answer by okmanders at 1:17 PM on Apr. 9, 2012

  • good question..i've always wondered this myself, having been a lifelong regular attender, holiday or not.
    i mean, what do you get out of one or two services a year (let's not forget Christmas/Mass,etc.)? why even bother? get all worked up over what to wear/new shoes, etc., to those one or two services...lol.
    dullscissors

    Answer by dullscissors at 5:13 PM on Apr. 9, 2012

  • Some people go with family to make them happy. For me personally, that why I do it now. When I was Catholic, I used to go on Christmas and Easter because I usually worked later shifts those days. I work straight weekends, I work twelve hour shifts, I couldn't make it on Saturday night, nor could I make it to any time on Sunday. Maybe there are other people in similar situations?
    anime_mom619

    Answer by anime_mom619 at 11:35 PM on Apr. 9, 2012

  • Why do you think I do not go on the other Sundays?

    Dardenella

    Answer by Dardenella at 9:10 AM on Apr. 12, 2012

  • everybody was at the beach on Easter Sunday...
    GlitteribonMom

    Answer by GlitteribonMom at 9:18 PM on Apr. 13, 2012

  • to each his own...
    smiley745

    Answer by smiley745 at 9:58 PM on Apr. 16, 2012

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