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Maundy Thursday 2016

Oil on canvas of the Oil on canvas of the "The Last Supper" from Santa Ternita Church now destroyed. Photo by: "The Last Supper" by Francesco Rizzo da Santacroce

Maundy Thursday for the year 2016 is celebrated/ observed on Thursday, March 24th.

Maundy Thursday is the fifth day of Holy Week and the day before Good Friday. For Christians the day commemorates the last supper where Jesus Christ consecrated bread and wine initiating Holy Communion or the sacrament "Eucharist".

More information on Maundy Thursday. (Dates, Customs and History for Maundy Thursday)

Maundy Thursday
Name(s):Maundy Thursday, Covenant Thursday, Holy Thursday, Thursday of Mysteries, Sheer Thursday
Type:Observance, Christian
When:Fifth day of Holy week day before Good Friday

How many days to Maundy Thursday 2016?

Thursday, March 24th is the 83 day of the 2016 calendar year with -2 years, -6 months, -28 days until the celebration/ observance of Maundy Thursday 2016.

March 2016 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
May 1 - TuesOrthodox Easter 2016Orthodox-903
Mar 2 - WedRead Across America Day 2016Observance-963
Mar 4 - FriEmployee Appreciation Day 2016Observance-961
Mar 7Maha Shivaratri 2016Hindu-958
Mar 13 - Sun Daylight Saving Time - begins 2016 Daylight Saving-952
May 16 - WedWhit Monday 2016Christian-888
Mar 17 - Thurs St. Patrick's Day 2016 Observance-948
Mar 20 - SunPalm Sunday 2016Christian-945
Mar 20 - Sun Spring/Fall - March equinox 2016 Season-945
Mar 23 - WedPurim 2016Jewish-942
Mar 24 - ThursHoli 2016Hindu-941
Mar 24Maundy Thursday 2016Christian-941
Mar 25 - FriGood Friday 2016Christian-940
Mar 26 - SatHoly Saturday 2016Christian-939
Mar 27 - Sun Easter 2016 Christian-938
Mar 28 - MonEaster Monday 2016Christian-937

Maundy Thursday by Year

Related Holidays in 2016

Federal Holidays 2016