Easter is a time of joy, coinciding with the arrival of Spring and symbolizing new beginnings. Commemorating the resurrection of Jesus Christ, Easter is celebrated by people around the world. Here are the best Easter card messages and quotes, from cute to funny and inspirational greetings.
Best Easter Card Messages
Did you know that the Easter season is actually 50 days long? Eastertide starts on Easter Sunday and lasts until Pentecost Sunday.
The date of Easter varies each year. Easter Sunday is commemorated on the first Sunday after the full moon following the Spring equinox, between March 22 and April 25.
The first Easter cards were sent in the United Kingdom at the end of the 19th century. In the 1870s, when halfpenny stamps were introduced, it became more affordable to send Easter greeting messages.
These days, most people send a card for Easter Sunday, however some Christians also send a card for Palm Sunday, celebrated on the Sunday before Easter. Whether you’re sending a card by post or a virtual one online, these Easter greeting card messages should provide useful inspiration.
Cute Easter Messages
If you’re sending a message to a loved one or young relative, these cute greetings for Easter fit the bill nicely. Anything involving Easter bunnies or eggs is perfect!
Bunny kisses, Easter wishes.
Don’t worry, be hoppy.
Get egg-cited for Easter.
Hopping by to wish you love and joy at Easter.
Let happy thoughts multiply like rabbits.
No bunny loves you like I do.
Wishing the sweetest person lots of sweet treats this Easter.
You’re a good egg. Happy Easter to a wonderful daughter/son!
Funny Easter Card Messages
These funny Easter wishes are sure to bring a smile to your recipient’s face. Who cares if they’re corny, that’s part of their appeal!
A balanced diet is chocolate in both hands.
A true friend is someone who thinks you’re a good egg, even if you’re cracked.
Easter is the only time when it’s perfectly safe to put all of your eggs in one basket.
Easter Egg Hunts, proof your child can find things when they really want to.
Follow the bunny. He has the chocolate.
Golf is just the adult version of an Easter Egg Hunt.
Have a good hare day.
What could be better than Easter with some-bunny like you.
Wishing you an egg-stra special celebration.
Inspiring Easter Messages
Whether your recipient is religious or not, these inspirational Easter messages are very uplifting. This is a time of fresh starts and renewed hope.
Do not abandon yourselves to despair. We are the Easter people and hallelujah is our song.
Pope John Paul II
Easter is a second chance.
Easter is meant to be a symbol of hope, renewal and new life.
Janine di Giovanni
Easter spells out beauty, the rare beauty of new life.
Enjoy your Easter. May you be blessed all year round.
It is spring again. The earth is like a child that knows poems by heart.
Rainer Maria Rilke
The day the Lord created hope was probably the same day He created spring.
The Easter eggs symbolizes our ability to break out of the hardened, protective shell we’ve surrounded ourselves with that limits our thoughts and beliefs. As we break open our hearts and minds we discover a transformation to new, life enhancing thoughts and beliefs.
The great gift of Easter is hope.
The very first Easter taught us this: that life never ends and love never dies.
There would be no Christmas if there was no Easter.
Gordon B. Hinckley
Wait. Be patient. The storm will pass. The spring will come.
Robert H. Schuller
Wishing you a blessed and wonderful Easter.
We hope you’ve found these Easter card messages helpful. Why not combine a few of the Easter quotes and sayings above for a truly personalized message. Do you have a favorite Easter greeting?
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