59 Happy Easter Wishes, Messages, and Quotes for Easter Cards

Last updated: March 31, 2021

Send a Happy Easter message to family and friends, whether they celebrate in the Christian tradition or simply enjoy gathering together to overeat chocolate!

Happy Easter Wishes, Messages and Quotes for Easter Cards

Easter is a time of renewal and new beginnings. It marks one of the most important celebrations in the Christian calendar and coincides with the coming of spring. Wish your friends and family a very Happy Easter with one of our thoughtful Easter greeting card messages, funny wishes for kids, spring quotes, or a beautiful bible verse. There are also gorgeous free printable Easter card templates and lots of fun Easter coloring pages!

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Happy Easter Wishes for Family and Friends

Send a message of hope and love to friends and family this Easter with one of our beautiful Easter greeting card messages. Because even if you can’t be together, you can all share in the “egg-citement” of this special day!

May your basket be full, your chocolates be sweet, and your blessings many. Happy Easter!

Wishing you a lovely Easter weekend with your family, lots of chocolate, and the beauty of spring all around you.

Wishing you joy and happiness this Easter.

Sending you the sweetest wishes this Easter – I hope you have a wonderful day!

Even though we are far apart, you’re always in my heart. Happy Easter wishes to you.

Happy Easter from our family to yours. May this Easter bring you and those you love peace, hope, and joy.

I hope your basket is full of Easter blessings!

Wishing you a happy Spring and a joy-filled Easter!

Sending you the warmest of wishes this Easter. I’m grateful for your love, support, and friendship.

Happy Easter! I hope you have a great time with your loved ones today.

What a wonderful Easter gift – the gift of spring! May you feel renewed by the change of season and be filled with hope for the days to come.

Cute Happy Easter Greetings for Kids

Not sure what to write in an Easter card to your children? These cute and funny Happy Easter puns and card messages are a sweet way for you to wish your kids a very “hoppy” Easter!

I hope you have an egg-cellent Easter!

We hope you have a very hoppy Easter!

Hoppy Easter to some-bunny special!

Wishing you a basket full of egg-citement this Easter!

Ears to you this Easter!

You’re one egg-ceptional kid!

Happy Easter to some-bunny who always cracks me up.

Ears hoping you have a very Hoppy Easter!

We hope you have an egg-stra special Easter!

Hey there, hop stuff! Have a hoppy Easter!

And this next Easter pun is great for teens who think they’re a bit too cool for participating in Easter egg hunts.

Nobody’s too hip to hop on Easter. Happy Easter!

Happy Easter Wishes, Messages and Quotes

Religious Happy Easter Card Messages

On Easter Sunday, we celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ. The resurrection signifies the promise of redemption, the forgiveness of sin, and eternal life for those who choose to follow Him. It is a time for getting together with fellow Christians to pray, celebrate, and reflect on our faith. Even if you can’t be together in person this year, bless and encourage your friends and family with one of these beautiful Christian Easter wishes.

He is risen! May you experience the love of God this Easter and always.

May our hearts be filled with hope, peace, and love as we remember the sacrifice of Jesus Christ. Wishing you a happy Easter.

May you be blessed this Easter with the most beautiful gift: hope.

In the warmth of His love, may your life always shine brightly. Happy Easter.

As we reflect on the miracle of the resurrection, may your faith be renewed and your heart made new with the hope Easter brings.

May you feel God’s love for you today and always. Happy Easter.

Let the light of His love shine through you this Easter and always.

Thank you for all of your love and support. May this Easter be a blessed one.

God bless you, and may you have a beautiful Easter.

Happy Easter! Thoughts and prayers on this special Sunday!

May the Easter Sunday blessings follow you year around. I hope your day is filled with renewed hope, peace, and delight!

Wishing you many blessings on this holy day. Happy Easter!

May the miracle of Easter bring you peace, renewed faith, and comfort during these challenging pandemic times.

This bible verse also makes a beautiful religious Easter card message. For more Easter bible verses, scroll to the section below.

Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! In his great mercy he has given us new birth into a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead,
1 Peter 1:3

Happy Easter Wishes, Messages and Quotes

Happy Easter Bible Verses

In this section, you’ll find a collection of beautiful and hope-filled bible verses about Easter. Add them to a Happy Easter greeting card message or use them on social media. If you’d like to read more, you can click on the links to read the complete bible verse.

He is not here; he has risen! Remember how he told you, while he was still with you in Galilee: ‘The Son of Man must be delivered over to the hands of sinners, be crucified and on the third day be raised again.'”
Luke 24:6-7

Jesus said to her, “I am the resurrection and the life. The one who believes in me will live, even though they die; and whoever lives by believing in me will never die. Do you believe this?”
John 11:25-26

Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, the new creation has come: The old has gone, the new is here!
2 Corinthians 5:17

Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! In his great mercy he has given us new birth into a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead,
1 Peter 1:3

“Don’t be alarmed,” he said. “You are looking for Jesus the Nazarene, who was crucified. He has risen! He is not here. See the place where they laid him. But go, tell his disciples and Peter, ‘He is going ahead of you into Galilee. There you will see him, just as he told you.'”
Mark 16:6-7

Jesus said, “Do not hold on to me, for I have not yet ascended to the Father. Go instead to my brothers and tell them, ‘I am ascending to my Father and your Father, to my God and your God.'” Mary Magdalene went to the disciples with the news: “I have seen the Lord!” And she told them that he had said these things to her.
John 20:17-18

For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.
John 3:16

The angel said to the women, “Do not be afraid, for I know that you are looking for Jesus, who was crucified. He is not here; he has risen, just as he said. Come and see the place where he lay.
Matthew 28:5-6

When I saw him, I fell at his feet as though dead. Then he placed his right hand on me and said: “Do not be afraid. I am the First and the Last. I am the Living One; I was dead, and now look, I am alive for ever and ever! And I hold the keys of death and Hades.
Revelation 1:17-18

For he has rescued us from the dominion of darkness and brought us into the kingdom of the Son he loves, in whom we have redemption, the forgiveness of sins.
Colossians 1:13-14

Then Jesus told him, “Because you have seen me, you have believed; blessed are those who have not seen and yet have believed.”
John 20:29

Happy Easter Quotes and Sayings

These beautiful Easter and spring quotes reflect on the true meaning of Easter, on the coming of the spring, and on this season of new life, joy, and making changes in our lives.

Our Lord has written the promise of resurrection, not in the books alone, but in every leaf in springtime.
~ Martin Luther

Where flowers bloom, so does hope.
~ Lady Bird Johnson

‘Twas Easter-Sunday. The full-blossomed trees filled all the air with fragrance and with joy.
~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Spring brings new growth. Weed out the bad and make new for something beautiful.
~ Unknown

The great gift of Easter is hope – Christian hope which makes us have that confidence in God, in his ultimate triumph, and in his goodness and love, which nothing can shake.
~ Basil Hume

Spring: a lovely reminder of how beautiful change can truly be.
~ Unknown

To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow.
~ Audrey Hepburn

I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen: not only because I see it, but because by it I see everything else.
~ C.S. Lewis

Flowers don’t worry about how they’re going to bloom. They just open up and turn toward the light and that makes them beautiful.
~ Jim Carrey

April showers bring May flowers.
~ Unknown

That is one good thing about this world, there are always sure to be more springs.
~ L.M Montgomery

Egg hunts are proof that your children can find things when they really want to.
~ Unknown

Free Printable Happy Easter Cards

Free printable Happy Easter cards in high-quality PDF format that you can print and fold at home to give to your friends and family! Including cute Easter bunnies, beautiful watercolor prints, religious card designs, and more! There is also a range of card designs for the kids to color in.

Free Printable Easter Cards - 44 designs

Happy Easter Coloring Pages

Looking for super cute Easter coloring pages? Click on the collections below to find lots of Easter bunnies and chicks, overflowing Easter baskets, Christian and religious pictures, spring flowers, and patterned Easter eggs to color in. There are beautifully detailed Easter pictures for older children and adults too!

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