Sunday November 18, 2018

Holy Saturday 2017


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. Photo by: Carl Bloch

Holy Saturday for the year 2017 is celebrated/ observed on Saturday, April 15th.


Holy Saturday is the seventh day of Holy Week and the last day of Lent for Christians. The day commemorates Jesus Christ laying in his tomb after his crucifixion on Good Friday.


More information on Holy Saturday. (Dates, Customs and History for Holy Saturday)

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

How many days to Holy Saturday 2017?

Saturday, April 15th is the 104 day of the 2017 calendar year with -1 year, -7 months, -3 days until the celebration/ observance of Holy Saturday 2017.


April 2017 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Apr 1 - Sat April Fools' Day 2017 Observance-596
Apr 4 - TuesRama Navami 2017Hindu-593
Apr 9 - SunPalm Sunday 2017Christian-588
Apr 11 - Tues Passover - Starts 2017 Jewish-586
Apr 13 - ThursThomas Jefferson Birthday 2017Observance-584
Apr 13 - ThursMaundy Thursday 2017Christian-584
Apr 14 - FriOrthodox Good Friday 2017Orthodox-583
Apr 14 - FriGood Friday 2017Christian-583
Apr 15 - SatHoly Saturday 2017Christian-582
Apr 16 - Sun Easter 2017 Christian-581
Apr 16 - SunOrthodox Easter 2017Orthodox-581
Apr 17 - MonEaster Monday 2017Christian-580
Apr 17 - MonTax Day 2017Observance-580
Apr 18 - TuesNational Library Workers Day 2017Observance-579
Apr 18 - Tues Passover - Final Day 2017 Jewish-579
Apr 22 - Sat Earth Day 2017 Observance-575
Apr 24 - MonYom Hashoah 2017Jewish-573
Apr 24 - MonIsra and Mi'raj 2017Muslim-573
Apr 26 - WedAdministrative Professionals Day 2017Observance-571
Apr 27 - ThursTake our Daughters and Sons to Work Day 2017Observance-570
Apr 28 - Fri Arbor Day 2017 Observance-569

Holy Saturday by Year

Related Holidays in 2017

Federal Holidays 2017



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