Orthodox Easter for the year 2018 is celebrated/ observed on Sunday, April 8. 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 2018?
Sunday, April 8th is the 97 day of the 2018 calendar year with -6 months, -13 days until the celebration/ observance of Orthodox Easter 2018.
April 2018 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Apr 1 - Sun||April Fools' Day 2018||Observance||-204|
|Apr 1 - Sun||Easter 2018||Christian||-204|
|Apr 2 - Mon||Easter Monday 2018||Christian||-203|
|Apr 6 - Fri||Orthodox Good Friday 2018||Orthodox||-199|
|Apr 7 - Sat||Passover - Final Day 2018||Jewish||-198|
|Apr 8 - Sun||Orthodox Easter 2018||Orthodox||-197|
|Apr 12 - Thur||Yom Hashoah 2018||Jewish||-193|
|Apr 13 - Fri||Isra and Mi'raj 2018||Muslim||-192|
|Apr 13 - Fri||Thomas Jefferson Birthday 2018||Observance||-192|
|Apr 17 - Tues||Tax Day 2018||Observance||-188|
|Apr 17 - Tues||National Library Workers Day 2018||Observance||-188|
|Apr 22 - Sun||Earth Day 2018||Observance||-183|
|Apr 25 - Wed||Administrative Professionals Day 2018||Observance||-180|
|Apr 26 - Thurs||Take our Daughters and Sons to Work Day 2018||Observance||-179|
|Apr 27 - Fri||Arbor Day 2018||Observance||-178|