Friday October 23, 2020

Orthodox Good Friday 2009


Vespers of Good Friday at the Greek Orthodox Cathedral Toronto, Canada.
April 2009
Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa
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April Fools Day
Wednesday April 1
-11 years, -6 months, -22 days
or -4223 days

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5

Palm Sunday
Sunday April 5
-11 years, -6 months, -18 days
or -4219 days

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Good Friday
Friday April 10
-11 years, -6 months, -13 days
or -4214 days

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12

Easter
Sunday April 12
-11 years, -6 months, -11 days
or -4212 days

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Orthodox Good Friday
Friday April 17
-11 years, -6 months, -6 days
or -4207 days

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Earth Day
Wednesday April 22
-11 years, -6 months, -1 days
or -4202 days

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Orthodox Good Friday for the year 2009 is celebrated/ observed on Friday, April 17th.


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 2009

Friday, April 17th is day number 107 of the 2009 calendar year with -11 years, -6 months, -6 days until Orthodox Good Friday 2009.


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 -546
Orhtodox Good Friday 2020 Friday, April 17, 2020 -189
Orhtodox Good Friday 2021 Friday, April 30, 2021 189
Orhtodox Good Friday 2022 Friday, April 22, 2022 546
Orhtodox Good Friday 2023 Friday, April 14, 2023 903
Orhtodox Good Friday 2024 Friday, May 03, 2024 1288


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