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Orthodox Easter 2013

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 2013 is celebrated/ observed on Sunday, May 5th. 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 2013?

Sunday, May 5th is the 124 day of the 2013 calendar year with -5 years, -6 months, -16 days until the celebration/ observance of Orthodox Easter 2013.

May 2013 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
May 1May Day 2013Observance-2030
May 2Passover - Final Day 2013Jewish-2029
May 2National Day of Prayer 2013Observance-2029
May 3Orthodox Good Friday 2013Orthodox-2028
May 5Orthodox Easter 2013Orthodox-2026
May 5Cinco de Mayo 2013Observance-2026
May 6National Nurses Day 2013Observance-2025
May 9Ascension Day 2013Christian-2022
May 12Mothers' Day 2013Observance-2019
May 15Peace Officers Memorial Day 2013Observance-2016
May 15Shavuot 2013Jewish-2016
May 19Pentecost 2013Christian-2012
May 20Whit Monday 2013Christian-2011
May 22National Maritime Day 2013Observance-2009
May 27Memorial Day 2013Federal Holiday-2004
May 30Corpus Christi 2013Christian-2001

Orthodox Easter by Year

Related Holidays in 2013

Federal Holidays 2013