Sunday October 21, 2018

Orthodox Easter 2018

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 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)

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 - MonEaster Monday 2018Christian-203
Apr 6 - FriOrthodox Good Friday 2018Orthodox-199
Apr 7 - Sat Passover - Final Day 2018 Jewish-198
Apr 8 - SunOrthodox Easter 2018Orthodox-197
Apr 12 - ThurYom Hashoah 2018Jewish-193
Apr 13 - FriIsra and Mi'raj 2018Muslim-192
Apr 13 - FriThomas Jefferson Birthday 2018Observance-192
Apr 17 - TuesTax Day 2018Observance-188
Apr 17 - TuesNational Library Workers Day 2018Observance-188
Apr 22 - Sun Earth Day 2018 Observance-183
Apr 25 - WedAdministrative Professionals Day 2018Observance-180
Apr 26 - ThursTake our Daughters and Sons to Work Day 2018Observance-179
Apr 27 - Fri Arbor Day 2018 Observance-178

Orthodox Easter by Year

Related Holidays in 2018

Federal Holidays 2018