You asked: Is it wrong for Christians to say happy Easter?

Yes you can. Easter is a celebration so the word “happy” is appropriate. The celebration is of Jesus Christ’s resurrection.

Is it offensive to wish happy Easter?

Sure. It’s not quite as common as wishing them a happy Christmas, but it’s not considered unusual or offensive (and nor is it considered particularly religious; in the general perception, Easter is probably even less connected with Christianity than Christmas).

Is it right to say happy Easter?

Religious Easter Wishes

Wishing you a blessed and holy Easter! Happy Easter! … Happy Easter! Sending you Easter blessings and wishing you a reflective, peaceful holiday.

How do you say Happy Easter without offending anyone?

I don’t fault strangers who say “Have a Happy Easter,” “Merry Christmas,” etc. Those are celebrated as secular holidays in the USA. It’s like saying “Have a good day!” It’s not a problem.

When someone says Happy Easter What do you say back?

Thanks, same to you!

What is the correct greeting for Easter?

Catholic. In the Latin Rites the traditional greeting on Easter morning is “Christ is risen” to which the response is “He is risen indeed.

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When should you wish someone Happy Easter?

People will say “Happy Easter” to those they meet throughout Easter weekend.

Is Easter happy or sad?

Easter is “Happy” because it is celebration of the resistance in spite of risk, and ultimate triumph of Jesus of Nazareth against the militaristic, power obsessed Roman Empire. By the way he lived and taught, Jesus vividly showed the difference between the “Kingdom of God” and the “KIngdom of Caesar.”

Is it offensive to say Happy Passover?

If you’d like to stick with English, “happy Passover” is a perfectly acceptable greeting. … You can also try your hand out wishing someone happy Passover in Hebrew: For beginners, you can say “happy Pesach” — “Pesach” is Hebrew for “Passover.”

How do you say happy Easter Sunday?

Happy Easter Messages

  1. “Happy Easter and God bless.”
  2. “Happy, hoppy Easter to you!”
  3. “Hoping your Easter is extra bright and happy this year.”
  4. “Wishing you sunshine, good times and a very happy Easter!”
  5. “Happy Easter to the whole family! …
  6. “Just wanted to say a warm springtime hello and wish you a happy Easter!”

Do you say Happy Easter or Happy Resurrection Day?

Whatever we call it, Easter is plainly the solemn feast celebrating the resurrection of Christ. It is fine to say Happy Easter. The origin of the word Easter is complex. In the Greek language of the Gospels, the word pascha was used for the Hebrew word pesach, meaning Passover.

How do you respond to Happy Sunday?

The usual answer, in English, would be, “Thank you.” For some reason that I don’t know, it has also been customary for this exchange of blessing and thanks to take place in German: “Gesundheit!” “Danken.”

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Do you wish for Good Friday?

While it is called Good Friday, it is a day of mourning for Christians. Therefore, people should not greet each other with ‘Happy Good Friday’ wishes just like they may do so on Christmas. It is only two days after Good Friday, that’s Easter Sunday when you must wish ‘Happy Easter Sunday’.

How do you wish someone a happy holiday?

General greetings

  1. Enjoy the holiday season.
  2. Warmest Wishes.
  3. May your days be merry and bright.
  4. Hanukkah Sameach!
  5. Light the menorah.
  6. Wishing you a new year full of peace and joy.
  7. May your holidays be full of warmth and cheer.
  8. The stockings were hung by the chimney with care…