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Epiphany in Finland

Quick Facts

Epiphany is a Christian holiday celebrated globally on January 6 each year. It commemorates two events recorded in the Bible: the three wise men’s visit to baby Jesus; and Jesus’ baptism.

Local names

NameLanguage
LoppiainenFinnish
Trettondedag julSwedish
EpiphanyEnglish
Heilige Drei KönigeGerman

Epiphany 2014

Monday, January 6, 2014

Epiphany 2015

Tuesday, January 6, 2015
List of dates for other years

Many Christians around the world annually celebrate Epiphany on January 6. It is a public holiday in many countries and marks two events in Jesus Christ’s life, according to the Christian Bible. The first event was when the three wise men, or kings, visited infant Jesus. The second event was when St John the Baptist baptized Jesus.

3 Wise men following the star.

The three wise men's (or kings') visit to baby Jesus Christ is remembered on Epiphany.

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About Epiphany

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Epiphany Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday type
SatJan 61990EpiphanyNational holiday
SatJan 121991EpiphanyNational holiday
MonJan 61992EpiphanyNational holiday
WedJan 61993EpiphanyNational holiday
ThuJan 61994EpiphanyNational holiday
FriJan 61995EpiphanyNational holiday
SatJan 61996EpiphanyNational holiday
MonJan 61997EpiphanyNational holiday
TueJan 61998EpiphanyNational holiday
WedJan 61999EpiphanyNational holiday
ThuJan 62000EpiphanyNational holiday
SatJan 62001EpiphanyNational holiday
SunJan 62002EpiphanyNational holiday
MonJan 62003EpiphanyNational holiday
TueJan 62004EpiphanyNational holiday
ThuJan 62005EpiphanyNational holiday
FriJan 62006EpiphanyNational holiday
SatJan 62007EpiphanyNational holiday
SunJan 62008EpiphanyNational holiday
TueJan 62009EpiphanyNational holiday
WedJan 62010EpiphanyNational holiday
ThuJan 62011EpiphanyNational holiday
FriJan 62012EpiphanyNational holiday
SunJan 62013EpiphanyNational holiday
MonJan 62014EpiphanyNational holiday
TueJan 62015EpiphanyNational holiday
WedJan 62016EpiphanyNational holiday
FriJan 62017EpiphanyNational holiday
SatJan 62018EpiphanyNational holiday
SunJan 62019EpiphanyNational holiday
MonJan 62020EpiphanyNational holiday

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