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Holy Saturday Quotes, Messages, and Sayings

by Skylar Wishes

It is often said that the silence of Holy Saturday is louder than any other day of the year. This day, sandwiched between Good Friday and Easter Sunday, is a time when Christians remember Jesus' death and wait for his resurrection. It can be a difficult time to find words to express what we're feeling, so we turn to quotes from those who have come before us. Here are some of our favorite Holy Saturday quotes, messages, and sayings.

Holy Saturday Quotes, Messages, and Sayings
Holy Saturday Quotes, Messages, and Sayings

Silence Holy Saturday Quotes

Silence Holy Saturday Quotes
Silence Holy Saturday Quotes

On Holy Saturday, we remember the day that Jesus Christ lay in the tomb after His crucifixion. It is a day of quiet contemplation and reflection, as we await His resurrection on Easter Sunday. During this time, we may find comfort and inspiration in these Holy Saturday quotes.

1. "The silence of God on Holy Saturday is the loudest cry of all." -Elie Wiesel

2. "There is a sacredness in tears. They are not the mark of weakness, but of power. They speak more eloquently than ten thousand tongues. They are messengers of overwhelming grief…and unspeakable love." -Washington Irving

3. "Tears are often the telescope by which men see far into heaven." -Henry Ward Beecher

4. "Grief can take care of itself, but to get the full value of a joy you must have somebody to divide it with." -Mark Twain

5. "Into each life some rain must fall." -Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

6. "There is no grief that time cannot heal." -Publilius Syrus

7. "When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall see that in truth you are weeping for that which has been your delight." -Kahlil Gibran

8. "What soap is for the body, tears are for the soul." -Jewish Proverb

9. "Tears are God's gift to us. Our holy water. They heal us as they flow." -Rita Schiano

10. "Tears are words the mouth can't say nor can the heart bear." -Joshua Wisenbaker

11. "There are no goodbyes for us. Wherever you are, you will always be in my heart." -Mahatma Gandhi

12. "Tears are the silent language of grief." -Voltaire

13. "Grief is the price we pay for love." -Queen Elizabeth II

14. "The reality is that you will grieve forever. You will not 'get over' the loss of a loved one; you will learn to live with it. You will heal and you will rebuild yourself around the loss you have suffered. You will be whole again but you will never be the same. Nor should you be the same nor would you want to." -Elisabeth Kubler-Ross

15. "There are no happy endings. Endings are the saddest part, So just give me a beginning." -Shel Silverstein

16. "Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside us while we live." -Norman Cousins

17. "The reason it hurts so much to separate is because our souls are connected." -Rumi

18. "What we have once enjoyed we can never lose… All that we love deeply becomes a part of us." -Helen Keller

19. "To have been loved so deeply, even though the person who loved us is gone, will give us some protection forever." -J.K. Rowling

20. "Grief is the price we pay for love." -Elizabeth Kubler-Ross

21. "The wound is the place where the Light enters you." -Rumi

22. "There are no goodbyes, only love." -Elisabeth Kubler-Ross

23. "Love never dies a natural death. It dies because we don't know how to replenish its source. It dies of blindness and errors and betrayals. It dies of illness and wounds; it dies of weariness, of withering, of tarnishing." -Anais Nin

24. "What is to give light must endure burning." -Viktor Frankl

Bible Quotes for Holy Saturday

Bible Quotes for Holy Saturday
Bible Quotes for Holy Saturday

Holy Saturday, also called Easter Vigil, is the day between Good Friday and Easter Sunday. Many Christians observe this day by attending church services and participating in special religious rituals. Some people also use this time to reflect on the events of Christ's Passion and to prepare for the joyous celebration of his Resurrection. On Holy Saturday, Christians remember the day that Jesus Christ lay in the tomb after his crucifixion. This day is a time of waiting and anticipation, as Christians prepare for the joy of Easter Sunday. Many churches hold special services on Holy Saturday, including an Easter Vigil. This service often includes the lighting of candles, singing hymns, and readings from Scripture. Holy Saturday is also a day of fasting for some Christians.

"He has filled the hungry with good things but has sent the rich away empty." -Luke 1:53

"Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they will be satisfied." -Matthew 5:6

"I am the bread of life. Whoever comes to me will never go hungry, and whoever believes in me will never be thirsty." -John 6:35

"Do not work for food that spoils, but for food that endures to eternal life, which the Son of Man will give you. For on him God the Father has placed his seal of approval." -John 6:27

"For my yoke is easy and my burden is light." -Matthew 11:30

"Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest." -Matthew 11:28

"Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you." -1 Peter 5:7

"Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God." -Philippians 4:6

"And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose." -Romans 8:28

"Even though I walk through the darkest valley, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me." -Psalm 23:4

"The LORD is my shepherd, I lack nothing." -Psalm 23:1

"He makes me lie down in green pastures, he leads me beside quiet waters," -Psalm 23:2

"He restores my soul. He guides me along the right paths for his name's sake." -Psalm 23:3

"Even though I walk through the darkest valley, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me." -Psalm 23:4

"You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies. You anoint my head with oil; my cup overflows." -Psalm 23:5

"Surely your goodness and love will follow me all the days of my life, and I will dwell in the house of the LORD forever." -Psalm 23:6

Bible Holy Saturday Quotes

Bible Holy Saturday Quotes
Bible Holy Saturday Quotes

On Holy Saturday, we remember the day that Jesus Christ lay in the tomb after his crucifixion. It was a day of waiting, hoping and preparing for his resurrection on Easter Sunday. For Christians, Holy Saturday is a time to reflect on Christ's sacrifice and to prepare for the joy of Easter. It is also a time to celebrate the hope that we have in Christ's victory over death. When Jesus died on the cross, he sacrificed himself for our sins. His death was not the end of the story, however. On the third day, he rose from the dead, proving that he is who he said he is: the Son of God who has conquered death. Because of this, we can have hope that we too will one day be raised from the dead. Holy Saturday is a day to remember Christ's sacrifice and to reflect on what it means for us. It is also a day to celebrate the hope that we have in Christ. As we wait for Easter Sunday, let us remember that Jesus has conquered death and that we have hope because of him.

"Therefore, since we are surrounded by such a great cloud of witnesses, let us throw off everything that hinders and the sin that so easily entangles. And let us run with perseverance the race marked out for us," - Hebrews 12:1

"And he said to them, 'Go into all the world and preach the gospel to all creation.'" - Mark 16:15

"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

"Jesus answered, 'I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.'" - John 14:6

"For the wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord." - Romans 6:23

"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

"But because of his great love for us, God, who is rich in mercy, made us alive with Christ even when we were dead in transgressions-it is by grace you have been saved." - Ephesians 2:4-5

"And if the Spirit of him who raised Jesus from the dead is living in you, he who raised Christ from the dead will also give life to your mortal bodies through his Spirit, who lives in you." - Romans 8:11

"For I am convinced that neither death nor life, neither angels nor demons, neither the present nor the future, nor any powers," - Romans 8:38

"Neither height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God that is in Christ Jesus our Lord." - Romans 8:39

"He is not here; he has risen! Remember how he told you, while he was still with you in Galilee:" - Luke 24:6

"'The Son of Man must be delivered over to the hands of sinners, be crucified and on the third day be raised again.'" - Luke 24:7

"Then they remembered his words." - Luke 24:8

"When they came back from the tomb, they told all these things to the Eleven and to all the others." - Luke 24:9-10

"It was Mary Magdalene, Joanna, Mary the mother of James, and the others with them who told this to the apostles." - Luke 24:11

"But they did not believe the women, because their words seemed to them like nonsense." - Luke 24:12

"Peter, however, got up and ran to the tomb. Bending over, he saw the strips of linen lying by themselves, and he went away, wondering to himself what had happened." - Luke 24:12-13

"Now that same day two of them were going to a village called Emmaus, about seven miles from Jerusalem." - Luke 24:13-14

"They were talking with each other about everything that had happened." - Luke 24:15

"As they talked and discussed these things with each other, Jesus himself came up and walked along with them. But they were kept from recognizing him." - Luke 24:16

"He asked them, "What are you discussing together as you walk along?" They stood still, their faces downcast." - Luke 24:17

"One of them, named Cleopas, asked him, "Are you the only one visiting Jerusalem who does not know the things that have happened there in these days?"" - Luke 24:18

"What things?" he asked. "About Jesus of Nazareth," they replied. "He was a prophet, powerful in word and deed before God and all the people." - Luke 24:19

"The chief priests and our rulers handed him over to be sentenced to death, and they crucified him;" - Luke 24:20

"but we had hoped that he was the one who was going to redeem Israel. And what is more, it is the third day since all this took place." - Luke 24:21

"Then the two told what had happened on the road, and how Jesus was recognized by them when he broke the bread." - Luke 24:35

"All the other women said the same thing, but Mary Magdalene stood at the tomb crying. As she wept, she bent over to look into the tomb and saw two angels in white, seated where Jesus' body had been, one at the head and the other at the foot." - John 20:11-12

"They asked her, "Woman, why are you crying?""She replied, "They have taken my Lord away and I don't know where they have put him."" - John 20:13

"At this, she turned around and saw Jesus standing there, but she did not realize that it was Jesus." - John 20:14

"He asked her, "Woman, why are you crying? Who is it you are looking for?" Thinking he was the gardener, she said, "Sir, if you have carried him away, tell me where you have put him, and I will get him."" - John 20:15

"Jesus said to her, "Mary.""She turned toward him and cried out in Aramaic,"Rabboni!" (which means Teacher). - John 20:16

"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.'"" - John 20:17

"Mary Magdalene went to the disciples with the news:" - John 20:18

"Jesus is alive and he has been seen by me." - John 20:18

"On the evening of that first day of the week, when the disciples were together, with the doors locked for fear of Jewish leaders," - John 20:19

"Jesus came and stood among them and said, "Peace be with you!"" - John 20:19-20

"After he said this, he showed them his hands and side. The disciples were overjoyed when they saw the Lord." - John 20:20

"Again Jesus said, "Peace be with you! As the Father has sent me, I am sending you."" - John 20:21

"And with that he breathed on them and said, "Receive the Holy Spirit."" - John 20:22

"If you forgive anyone his sins, they are forgiven; if you do not forgive them, they are not forgiven."" - John 20:23

"Now Thomas (also known as Didymus), one of the Twelve, was not with the disciples when Jesus came." - John 20:24

"So the other disciples told him,"We have seen the Lord!"But he said to them,"Unless I see the nail marks in his hands and put my finger where the nails were, and put my hand into his side, I will not believe it." - John 20:25

"A week later his disciples were in the house again, and Thomas was with them. Though the doors were locked, Jesus came and stood among them and said,"Peace be with you!"" - John 20:26

"Then he said to Thomas,"Put your finger here; see my hands. Reach out your hand and put it into my side. Stop doubting and believe."" - John 20:27

"Thomas said to him, "My Lord and my God!"" - John 20:28

"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

"Jesus did many other miraculous signs in the presence of his disciples, which are not recorded in this book." - John 20:30

"But these are written that you may believe that Jesus is the Messiah, the Son of God, and that by believing you may have life in his name."" - John 20:31

Why is Holy Saturday important?

Holy Saturday is a day of reflection and waiting. We reflect on the events of Good Friday and the sacrifice that Jesus made for us. We also wait in hope for the resurrection on Easter Sunday. On this day we remember that Jesus died to save us from our sins. He conquered death so that we might have eternal life. Holy Saturday is a reminder of God's love for us and His promise of everlasting life.

What happened on Holy Saturday?

On Holy Saturday we remember that Jesus Christ lay dead in the tomb. His body was prepared for burial and He was laid to rest. His disciples and followers mourned His death. But on this day we also remember that Jesus conquered death. He rose from the dead on Easter Sunday and defeated evil. On Holy Saturday we reflect on the events of Good Friday and we wait in hope for Easter Sunday.

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About Skylar Wishes

Skylar Wishes is a gifted writer who enjoys writing inspirational quotes and messages that uplift and motivate others. She has a passion for helping people to see their own potential and to reach their highest aspirations. Her words are simple, but they carry a lot of weight.

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