Tuesday October 23, 2018

Orthodox Easter 2023

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 2023 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.

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 2023?

Sunday, April 16th is the 105 day of the 2023 calendar year with 4 years, 5 months, 24 days until the celebration/ observance of Orthodox Easter 2023.

April 2023 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Apr 1 - SatApril Fools' Day 2023Observance1621
Apr 2 - SunPalm Sunday 2023Christian1622
Apr 6 - ThursPassover - Starts 2023Jewish1626
Apr 6 - ThursMaundy Thursday 2023Christian1626
Apr 7 - FriGood Friday 2023Christian1627
Apr 8 - SatHoly Saturday 2023Christian1628
Apr 9 - SunEaster 2023Christian1629
Apr 10 - MonEaster Monday 2023Christian1630
Apr 11 - TuesNational Library Workers Day 2023Observance1631
Apr 13 - ThursPassover - Final Day 2023Jewish1633
Apr 13 - ThursThomas Jefferson Birthday 2023Observance1633
Apr 14 - FriOrthodox Good Friday 2023Orthodox1634
Apr 15 - SatTax Day 2023Observance1635
Apr 16 - SunOrthodox Easter 2023Orthodox1636
Apr 18 - TuesLaylat al Qadr 2023Muslim1638
Apr 18 - TuesYom Hashoah 2023Jewish1638
Apr 22 - SatEarth Day 2023Observance1642
Apr 22 - SatEid al-Fitr 2023Muslim1642
Apr 26 - WedAdministrative Professionals Day 2023Observance1646
Apr 27 - ThursTake our Daughters and Sons to Work Day 2023Observance1647
Apr 28 - FriArbor Day 2023Observance1648

Orthodox Easter by Year

Related Holidays in 2023

Federal Holidays 2023