Monday November 12, 2018

Orthodox Easter 2024

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 2024 is celebrated/ observed on Sunday, May 5. 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 2024?

Sunday, May 5th is the 125 day of the 2024 calendar year with 5 years, 5 months, 23 days until the celebration/ observance of Orthodox Easter 2024.

May 2024 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
May 1 - WedMay Day 2024Observance1996
May 2 - ThursNational Day of Prayer 2024Observance1997
May 3 - FriOrthodox Good Friday 2024Orthodox1998
May 5 - SunCinco de Mayo 2024Observance2000
May 5 - SunOrthodox Easter 2024Orthodox2000
May 6 - MonYom Hashoah 2024Jewish2001
May 6 - MonNational Nurses Day 2024Observance2001
May 9 - ThursAscension Day 2024Christian2004
May 12 - SunMothers' Day 2024Observance2007
May 15 - WedPeace Officers Memorial Day 2024Observance2010
May 18 - SatArmed Forces Day 2024Observance2013
May 19 - SunPentecost 2024Christian2014
May 20 - MonWhit Monday 2024Christian2015
May 22 - WedNational Maritime Day 2024Observance2017
May 26 - SunLag BaOmer 2024Jewish2021
May 27 - MonMemorial Day 2024Federal Holiday2022
May 30 - ThursCorpus Christi 2024Christian2025

Orthodox Easter by Year

Related Holidays in 2024

Federal Holidays 2024