Maundy Thursday in Denmark

Maundy Thursday commemorates Jesus Christ’s institution of the Eucharist during the Last Supper, which is described in the Christian bible. The day is also known as Passion Thursday, Paschal Thursday or Sheer (or Shere) Thursday. It is the day before Good Friday and occurs during Holy Week.

Stained Glass of the Last Supper
Maundy Thursday remembers Jesus Christ's institution of the Eucharist during the Last Supper.
Maundy Thursday remembers Jesus Christ's institution of the Eucharist during the Last Supper.
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About Maundy Thursday

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Maundy Thursday Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday Type
ThuApr 12010Maundy ThursdayNational holiday
ThuApr 212011Maundy ThursdayNational holiday
ThuApr 52012Maundy ThursdayNational holiday
ThuMar 282013Maundy ThursdayNational holiday
ThuApr 172014Maundy ThursdayNational holiday
ThuApr 22015Maundy ThursdayNational holiday
ThuMar 242016Maundy ThursdayNational holiday
ThuApr 132017Maundy ThursdayNational holiday
ThuMar 292018Maundy ThursdayNational holiday
ThuApr 182019Maundy ThursdayNational holiday
ThuApr 92020Maundy ThursdayNational holiday

Quick Facts

Maundy Thursday is a Christian observance on the Thursday during Holy Week. It is the day before Good Friday.

Maundy Thursday 2016

Thursday, March 24, 2016

Maundy Thursday 2017

Thursday, April 13, 2017

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