Thursday January 17, 2019

Orthodox Easter 2017


Orthodox Easter service in Cathedral of Christ the Savior in Moscow, Russia.Orthodox Easter service in Cathedral of Christ the Savior in Moscow, Russia.

Orthodox Easter for the year 2017 is celebrated/ observed on Sunday, April 16. 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.


Sunday, April 16th is the 105 day of the 2017 calendar year with -1 year, -9 months, -1 day until Orthodox Easter 2017.


More information on Orthodox Easter. (Traditions, Customs and History)

Orthodox Easter
Name(s):Orthodox Easter, Pascha
Type:Observance, Orthodox Christian
When:First Sunday after first full moon in Spring after Passover

April 2017 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Apr 1 - Sat April Fools' Day 2017 Observance-656
Apr 4 - TuesRama Navami 2017Hindu-653
Apr 9 - SunPalm Sunday 2017Christian-648
Apr 11 - Tues Passover - Starts 2017 Jewish-646
Apr 13 - ThursThomas Jefferson Birthday 2017Observance-644
Apr 13 - ThursMaundy Thursday 2017Christian-644
Apr 14 - FriOrthodox Good Friday 2017Orthodox-643
Apr 14 - FriGood Friday 2017Christian-643
Apr 15 - SatHoly Saturday 2017Christian-642
Apr 16 - Sun Easter 2017 Christian-641
Apr 16 - SunOrthodox Easter 2017Orthodox-641
Apr 17 - MonEaster Monday 2017Christian-640
Apr 17 - MonTax Day 2017Observance-640
Apr 18 - TuesNational Library Workers Day 2017Observance-639
Apr 18 - Tues Passover - Final Day 2017 Jewish-639
Apr 22 - Sat Earth Day 2017 Observance-635
Apr 24 - MonYom Hashoah 2017Jewish-633
Apr 24 - MonIsra and Mi'raj 2017Muslim-633
Apr 26 - WedAdministrative Professionals Day 2017Observance-631
Apr 27 - ThursTake our Daughters and Sons to Work Day 2017Observance-630
Apr 28 - Fri Arbor Day 2017 Observance-629

Orthodox Easter by Year



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