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Orthodox Good Friday 2012


Vespers of Good Friday at the Greek Orthodox Cathedral Toronto, Canada.
April 2012
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April Fools Day
Sunday April 1
-12 years, -3 months, -13 days
or -4487 days

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Good Friday
Friday April 6
-12 years, -3 months, -8 days
or -4482 days

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Easter
Sunday April 8
-12 years, -3 months, -6 days
or -4480 days

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Orthodox Good Friday
Friday April 13
-12 years, -3 months, -1 days
or -4475 days

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Earth Day
Sunday April 22
-12 years, -2 months, -22 days
or -4466 days

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Orthodox Good Friday for the year 2012 is celebrated/ observed on Friday, April 13th.


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 2012

Friday, April 13th is day number 104 of the 2012 calendar year with -12 years, -3 months, -1 day until Orthodox Good Friday 2012.


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 2023 Friday, April 14, 2023 -457
Orhtodox Good Friday 2024 Friday, May 03, 2024 -72
Orhtodox Good Friday 2025 Friday, April 18, 2025 278
Orhtodox Good Friday 2026 Friday, April 10, 2026 635
Orhtodox Good Friday 2027 Friday, April 30, 2027 1020
Orhtodox Good Friday 2028 Friday, April 14, 2028 1370


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