Orthodox Easter for the year 2014 is celebrated/ observed on Sunday, April 20th. 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 2014?
Sunday, April 20th is the 109 day of the 2014 calendar year with -4 years, -5 months, -29 days until the celebration/ observance of Orthodox Easter 2014.
April 2014 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Apr 1||April Fools' Day 2014||Observance||-1662|
|Apr 8||Rama Navami 2014||Hindu||-1655|
|Apr 13||Palm Sunday 2014||Christian||-1650|
|Arp 13||Thomas Jefferson Birthday 2014||Observance||-1650|
|Apr 15||Tax Day 2014||Observance||-1648|
|Apr 15||National Library Workers Day 2014||Observance||-1648|
|Apr 15||Passover - Starts 2014||Jewish||-1648|
|Apr 17||Maundy Thursday 2014||Christian||-1646|
|Apr 18||Orthodox Good Friday 2014||Orthodox||-1645|
|Apr 18||Good Friday 2014||Christian||-1645|
|Apr 19||Holy Saturday 2014||Christian||-1644|
|Apr 20||Orthodox Easter 2014||Orthodox||-1643|
|Apr 20||Easter 2014||Christian||-1643|
|Apr 21||Easter Monday 2014||Christian||-1642|
|Apr 22||Passover - Final Day 2014||Jewish||-1641|
|Apr 22||Earth Day 2014||Observance||-1641|
|Apr 23||Administrative Professionals Day 2014||Observance||-1640|
|Apr 24||Take our Daughters and Sons to Work Day 2014||Observance||-1639|
|Apr 25||Arbor Day 2014||Observance||-1638|
|Apr 28||Yom Hashoah 2014||Jewish||-1635|