Tuesday February 18, 2020

Orthodox Good Friday 2008


Vespers of Good Friday at the Greek Orthodox Cathedral Toronto, Canada.
April 2008
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April Fools Day
Tuesday April 1
-11 years, -10 months, -17 days
or -4340 days

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Earth Day
Tuesday April 22
-11 years, -9 months, -26 days
or -4319 days

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Orthodox Good Friday
Friday April 25
-11 years, -9 months, -23 days
or -4316 days

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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 -11 years, -9 months, -23 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 2019 Friday, April 26, 2019 -298
Orhtodox Good Friday 2020 Friday, April 17, 2020 59
Orhtodox Good Friday 2021 Friday, April 30, 2021 437
Orhtodox Good Friday 2022 Friday, April 22, 2022 794
Orhtodox Good Friday 2023 Friday, April 14, 2023 1151
Orhtodox Good Friday 2024 Friday, May 03, 2024 1536


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