Monday July 22, 2019

Holy Saturday 2008


Painting by Carl Bloch – Burial of Christ with Nicodemus left and Arimathea on the right.Painting by Carl Bloch – Burial of Christ with Nicodemus left and Arimathea on the right.

Holy Saturday for the year 2008 is celebrated/ observed on Saturday, March 22nd.


Holy Saturday is the seventh day of Holy week (last day of Lent or the practice of Lent ), a Christian observance which falls after Good Friday each year and before Easter Sunday. The day commemorates Jesus Christ lying in his tomb after his crucifixion from the prior day. Holy Saturday is sometimes referred to as Easter Eve, Great Sabbath, Joyous Saturday or Black Saturday.

Days to Holy Saturday

Saturday, March 22nd is day number 82 of the 2008 calendar year with -11 years, -4 months, -0 days until Holy Saturday 2008.


Holy Saturday
Name(s):Holy Saturday, Easter Eve, Black Saturday, Great Sabbath, Holy and Great Saturday
Type:Observance, Christian
When:Day before Easter and last day of Lent

Dates for Holy Saturday

HolidayDateDays to Go
Holy Saturday 2018 Saturday, March 31, 2018 -478
Holy Saturday 2019 Saturday, April 20, 2019 -93
Holy Saturday 2020 Saturday, April 11, 2020 264
Holy Saturday 2021 Saturday, April 03, 2021 621
Holy Saturday 2022 Saturday, April 16, 2022 999
Holy Saturday 2023 Saturday, April 08, 2023 1356


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