Palm Sunday in Germany
Palm Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s triumphal entry into Jerusalem, according to Christian belief. It marks the beginning of Holy Week and always falls on the Sunday before Easter Sunday. Other names for this day include Passion Sunday, Fig Sunday, Willow Sunday, Branch Sunday, or Blossom Sunday.
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Palm Sunday Observances
|Weekday||Date||Year||Name||Holiday Type||Where It is Observed|
|Sun||Mar 28||2010||Palm Sunday||Observance|
|Sun||Apr 17||2011||Palm Sunday||Observance|
|Sun||Apr 1||2012||Palm Sunday||Observance|
|Sun||Mar 24||2013||Palm Sunday||Observance|
|Sun||Apr 13||2014||Palm Sunday||Observance|
|Sun||Mar 29||2015||Palm Sunday||Observance|
|Sun||Mar 20||2016||Palm Sunday||Observance|
|Sun||Apr 9||2017||Palm Sunday||Observance|
|Sun||Mar 25||2018||Palm Sunday||Observance|
|Sun||Apr 14||2019||Palm Sunday||Observance|
|Sun||Apr 5||2020||Palm Sunday||Observance|
Quick FactsPalm Sunday is a Christian feast that commemorates Jesus Christ’s entry into Jerusalem. It is also the start of Holy Week.
Palm Sunday 2016Sunday, March 20, 2016
Palm Sunday 2017Sunday, April 9, 2017
Other holidays in March 2017 in Germany
- Carnival/Ash Wednesday – Wednesday, March 1, 2017