In the Time of the Butterflies

What did "And on the third day He rose again..." symbolize?

Throughout chapter 10 in In the Time of the Butterflies, there would be a verse from the bible that wouldarise very often. What did it symbolize? "And on the Third day He rose again..."

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Dede repeats this verse over and over again, as she fights hopelessness by clinging to her faith.


In the Time of Butterflies