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Orthodox Easter 2008

Orthodox Easter service in Cathedral of Christ the Savior in Moscow, Russia.Orthodox Easter service in Cathedral of Christ the Savior in Moscow, Russia. Photo by: Congratulations on Orthodox Easter

Orthodox Easter for the year 2008 is celebrated/ observed on Sunday, April 27th. The Orthodox Church uses the Julian calendar to determine their holy days. Easter for the Orthodox church will always fall sometime between April 4th and May 8th each year.

Orthodox Easter is observed two days after Orthodox Good Friday each year. For Orthodox Christians the day commemorates the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead.

More information on Orthodox Easter. (Dates, Customs and History for Orthodox Easter)

Orthodox Easter
Name(s):Orthodox Easter, Pascha
Type:Observance, Orthodox Christian
When:First Sunday after first full moon in Spring after Passover

How many days to Orthodox Easter 2008?

Sunday, April 27th is the 117 day of the 2008 calendar year with -10 years, -5 months, -22 days until the celebration/ observance of Orthodox Easter 2008.

April 2008 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Apr 1April Fools' Day 2008Observance-3853
Apr 8National Library Workers Day 2008Observance-3846
Apr 13Rama Navami 2008Hindu-3841
Arp 13Thomas Jefferson Birthday 2008Observance-3841
Apr 15Tax Day 2008Observance-3839
Apr 20Passover - Starts 2008Jewish-3834
Apr 22Earth Day 2008Observance-3832
Apr 23Administrative Professionals Day 2008Observance-3831
Apr 24Take our Daughters and Sons to Work Day 2008Observance-3830
Apr 25Orthodox Good Friday 2008Orthodox-3829
Apr 27Passover - Final Day 2008Jewish-3827
Apr 27Orthodox Easter 2008Orthodox-3827
Apr 25Arbor Day 2008Observance-3829

Orthodox Easter by Year

Related Holidays in 2008

Federal Holidays 2008