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Easter 2019: Will Jesus return this Easter? What does the Bible say about Second Coming?

EASTER – the Christian festival commemorating the resurrection of Jesus Christ – is here. So what does the Bible say about the Second Coming of Jesus and could the son of God return this Easter?

Easter Sunday, also called Pascha or Resurrection Sunday, is a religious festival which is held to mark the day on which Jesus was resurrected from the dead. The miraculous event is described in the Bible as occurring on the third day after his burial following his crucifixion by the Romans at Calvary, which is today marked by Good Friday. To this day, some Christians still believe in the Second Coming - that is to say that Christ really will return to Earth after his ascension to heaven.

The idea of the Second Coming is based on messianic prophecies and is part of most Christian eschatologies, theories concerning mankind’s final destiny.Jesus is said to have returned after his death for a short while before he was due to ascend to heaven.

When his disciples asked when he would return, he sai…

10 Myths about sleep

Wake up, people: You're fooling yourself about sleep, study says

Robbins and her colleagues combed through 8,000 websites to discover what we thought we knew about healthy sleep habits and then presented those beliefs to a hand-picked team of sleep medicine experts. They determined which were myths and then ranked them by degree of falsehood and importance to health.
Here are 10 very wrong, unhealthy assumptions we often make about sleep, an act in which we spend an estimated third of our lives -- or, if we lived to 100,

1. Adults need five or fewer hours of sleep "If you wanted to have the ability to function at your best during the day, not to be sick, to be mentally strong, to be able to have the lifestyle that you would enjoy, how many hours do you have to sleep?" asked senior study investigator Girardin Jean-Louis, a professor in the Department of Population Health.

2. It's healthy to be able to fall asleep 'anywhere, anytime' Falling asleep as soon as …

Scientists reveal first ever IMAGE of black hole (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)

In a much heralded scientific breakthrough a group of astronomers from the Event Horizon Telescope have unveiled the first-ever image of a black hole.
The major announcement was made in simultaneous news conferences in Washington, Brussels, Santiago, Shanghai, Taipei and Tokyo as the European Commission, European Research Council, and the Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) project detailed the findings of their mission.