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Easter Saturday (Orthodox) in Albania

Holy Saturday is the day between Jesus Christ's crucifixion (Good Friday) and his resurrection (Easter Sunday), according to Christian belief. Many Orthodox Christians commemorate the burial of Christ on this day.

Orthodox Holy Saturday
Many Orthodox churches contemplate the mystery of Jesus Christ’s descent into Hades. He was placed in a tomb after he died.
Many Orthodox churches contemplate the mystery of Jesus Christ’s descent into Hades. He was placed in a tomb after he died.
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Easter Saturday (Orthodox) Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday Type
SatApr 32010Easter Saturday (Orthodox)Observance, Orthodox
SatApr 232011Easter Saturday (Orthodox)Observance, Orthodox
SatApr 142012Easter Saturday (Orthodox)Observance, Orthodox
SatMay 42013Easter Saturday (Orthodox)Observance, Orthodox
SatApr 192014Easter Saturday (Orthodox)Observance, Orthodox
SatApr 112015Easter Saturday (Orthodox)Observance, Orthodox
SatApr 302016Easter Saturday (Orthodox)Observance, Orthodox
SatApr 152017Easter Saturday (Orthodox)Observance, Orthodox
SatApr 72018Easter Saturday (Orthodox)Observance, Orthodox
SatApr 272019Easter Saturday (Orthodox)Observance, Orthodox
SatApr 182020Easter Saturday (Orthodox)Observance, Orthodox

Quick Facts

The Saturday before Easter Sunday is also known as Holy Saturday for many Orthodox churches worldwide.

Easter Saturday (Orthodox) 2016

Saturday, April 30, 2016

Easter Saturday (Orthodox) 2017

Saturday, April 15, 2017

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