Friday July 10, 2020

Orthodox Good Friday 2024


Vespers of Good Friday at the Greek Orthodox Cathedral Toronto, Canada.
May 2024
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Orthodox Good Friday
Friday May 3
3 years, 9 months, 23 days
or 1393 days

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Ascension Day
Thursday May 9
3 years, 9 months, 29 days
or 1399 days

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12

Mothers Day
Sunday May 12
3 years, 10 months, 2 days
or 1402 days

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Pentecost
Sunday May 19
3 years, 10 months, 9 days
or 1409 days

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Memorial Day
Monday May 27
3 years, 10 months, 17 days

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Orthodox Good Friday for the year 2024 is celebrated/ observed on Friday, May 3.


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 2024

Friday, May 3rd is day number 124 of the 2024 calendar year with 3 years, 9 months, 23 days until Orthodox Good Friday 2024.


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 -441
Orhtodox Good Friday 2020 Friday, April 17, 2020 -84
Orhtodox Good Friday 2021 Friday, April 30, 2021 294
Orhtodox Good Friday 2022 Friday, April 22, 2022 651
Orhtodox Good Friday 2023 Friday, April 14, 2023 1008
Orhtodox Good Friday 2024 Friday, May 03, 2024 1393


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