Apr. 21, 2019
Easter Sunday , marks the resurrection of Jesus Christ from Friday death and burial .
Millions of Christians the world over are celebrating Easter Sunday , as the day that Christ arose from death .
Many go to church for masses and protestant services as part of their Christian religious observations .
Messages of hope , healing and victory over the Kingdom of the devil are preached , showing believers the power of Christ over death .
This year,s celebrations were darkened by sad news of the Church bombings in Sri Lanka where hundreds are confirmed dead .
The president of the world council of churches has released a statement , condemning the bombings and asking for an end to violence .
Dr Akwo Thompson Ntuba