Orthodox Easter for the year 2017 is celebrated/ observed on Sunday, April 16.
Orthodox Easter is observed two days after Orthodox Good Friday each year. For Orthodox Christians the day commemorates the crucifixion of Jesus Christ.
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|
Days till Orthodox Easter 2017
There are -281 days until the celebration/ observance of Orthodox Easter 2017.
National Holidays for 2017
|New Years Day 2017 - Sunday, Jan 1||Fathers Day 2017 - Sunday, June 18|
|Martin Luther King 2017 - Monday, Jan 16||4th of July 2017 - Tuesday, July 4|
|Valentines Day 2017 - Tuesday, Feb 14||Labor Day 2017 - Monday, Sept 4|
|Presidents Day 2017 - Monday, Feb 20||Columbus Day 2017 - Monday, Oct 9|
|St. Patrick's Day 2017 - Friday, Mar 17||Halloween 2017 - Tuesday, Oct 31|
|Easter 2017 - Sunday, Apr 16||Veterans Day 2017 - Saturday, Nov 11|
|Mothers Day 2017 - Sunday, May 14||Thanksgiving 2017 - Thursday, Nov 23|
|Memorial Day 2017 - Monday, May 29||Christmas Day 2017 - Monday, Dec 25|
|Holidays in red are federal holidays.|