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)
|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 - Wed||May Day 2024||Observance||1996|
|May 2 - Thurs||National Day of Prayer 2024||Observance||1997|
|May 3 - Fri||Orthodox Good Friday 2024||Orthodox||1998|
|May 5 - Sun||Cinco de Mayo 2024||Observance||2000|
|May 5 - Sun||Orthodox Easter 2024||Orthodox||2000|
|May 6 - Mon||Yom Hashoah 2024||Jewish||2001|
|May 6 - Mon||National Nurses Day 2024||Observance||2001|
|May 9 - Thurs||Ascension Day 2024||Christian||2004|
|May 12 - Sun||Mothers' Day 2024||Observance||2007|
|May 15 - Wed||Peace Officers Memorial Day 2024||Observance||2010|
|May 18 - Sat||Armed Forces Day 2024||Observance||2013|
|May 19 - Sun||Pentecost 2024||Christian||2014|
|May 20 - Mon||Whit Monday 2024||Christian||2015|
|May 22 - Wed||National Maritime Day 2024||Observance||2017|
|May 26 - Sun||Lag BaOmer 2024||Jewish||2021|
|May 27 - Mon||Memorial Day 2024||Federal Holiday||2022|
|May 30 - Thurs||Corpus Christi 2024||Christian||2025|