Tuesday October 23, 2018

Orthodox Easter 2015

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 2015 is celebrated/ observed on Sunday, April 12th. 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 2015?

Sunday, April 12th is the 101 day of the 2015 calendar year with -3 years, -6 months, -11 days until the celebration/ observance of Orthodox Easter 2015.

April 2015 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Apr 1 - Wed April Fools' Day 2015 Observance-1301
Apr 2Maundy Thursday 2015Christian-1300
Apr 3 - FriGood Friday 2015Christian-1299
Apr 4 - Sat Passover - Starts 2015 Jewish-1298
Apr 4Holy Saturday 2015Christian-1298
Apr 5 - Sun Easter 2015 Christian-1297
Apr 6Easter Monday 2015Christian-1296
Apr 10Orthodox Good Friday 2015Orthodox-1292
Apr 11 - Sat Passover - Final Day 2015 Jewish-1291
Apr 12Orthodox Easter 2015Orthodox-1290
Arp 13 - MonThomas Jefferson Birthday 2015Observance-1289
Apr 15 - WedTax Day 2015Observance-1287
Apr 15Yom Hashoah 2015Jewish-1287
Apr 21 - TuesNational Library Workers Day 2015Observance-1281
Apr 22 - WedAdministrative Professionals Day 2015Observance-1280
Apr 22 - Wed Earth Day 2015 Observance-1280
Apr 23 - ThursTake our Daughters and Sons to Work Day 2015Observance-1279
Apr 24 - Fri Arbor Day 2015 Observance-1278

Orthodox Easter by Year

Related Holidays in 2015

Federal Holidays 2015