Orthodox Easter for the year 2010 is celebrated/ observed on Sunday, April 4th. 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)
|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 2010?
Sunday, April 4th is the 93 day of the 2010 calendar year with -8 years, -6 months, -17 days until the celebration/ observance of Orthodox Easter 2010.
April 2010 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Apr 1||April Fools' Day 2010||Observance||-3126|
|Apr 1||Maundy Thursday 2010||Christian||-3126|
|Apr 2||Orthodox Good Friday 2010||Orthodox||-3125|
|Apr 2||Good Friday 2010||Christian||-3125|
|Apr 3||Holy Saturday 2010||Christian||-3124|
|Apr 4||Orthodox Easter 2010||Orthodox||-3123|
|Apr 4||Easter 2010||Christian||-3123|
|Apr 5||Easter Monday 2010||Christian||-3122|
|Apr 6||Passover - Final Day 2010||Jewish||-3121|
|Apr 11||Yom Hashoah 2010||Jewish||-3116|
|Arp 13||Thomas Jefferson Birthday 2010||Observance||-3114|
|Apr 13||National Library Workers Day 2010||Observance||-3114|
|Apr 15||Tax Day 2010||Observance||-3112|
|Apr 21||Administrative Professionals Day 2010||Observance||-3106|
|Apr 22||Take our Daughters and Sons to Work Day 2010||Observance||-3105|
|Apr 22||Earth Day 2010||Observance||-3105|
|Apr 30||Arbor Day 2010||Observance||-3097|