Saturday October 23, 2021

Orthodox Good Friday 2008

Vespers of Good Friday at the Greek Orthodox Cathedral Toronto, Canada.
April 2008
Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa

April Fools Day
Tuesday April 1
-13 years, -6 months, -22 days
or -4953 days


Earth Day
Tuesday April 22
-13 years, -6 months, -1 days
or -4932 days


Orthodox Good Friday
Friday April 25
-13 years, -5 months, -28 days
or -4929 days


Orthodox Good Friday for the year 2008 is celebrated/ observed on Friday, April 25th.

Orthodox Good Friday also called Great Friday and Holy Friday or just Great Friday is a day of remembrance of Jesus's death on the cross.

Orthodox Christian versus Christian Dates

Orthodox holidays follow the Julian calendar which generally has Orthodox Christian holidays following behind Christian (Gregorian calendar) holidays. Both calculate Easter and hence Good Friday (two days before Easter) according to the Council of Nicaea in 325 A.D. but Orthodox Christians use the Julian calendar while Christians use the Gregorian calendar to calculate the date each year. The date of Easter is calculated based on the phases of the moon and the spring equinox.

Days to Orthodox Good Friday 2008

Friday, April 25th is day number 116 of the 2008 calendar year with -13 years, -5 months, -28 days until Orthodox Good Friday 2008.

Orthodox Good Friday
Name(s):Orthodox Good Friday, Great Friday, Holy Friday
Type:Observance, Orthodox Christian
When:Friday before Orthodox Easter

Dates for Orhtodox Good Friday

HolidayDateDays to Go
Orhtodox Good Friday 2020 Friday, April 17, 2020 -554
Orhtodox Good Friday 2021 Friday, April 30, 2021 -176
Orhtodox Good Friday 2022 Friday, April 22, 2022 181
Orhtodox Good Friday 2023 Friday, April 14, 2023 538
Orhtodox Good Friday 2024 Friday, May 03, 2024 923
Orhtodox Good Friday 2025 Friday, April 18, 2025 1273