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Easter Saturday in Guatemala

Holy Saturday commemorates the day that Jesus Christ lay in the tomb after his death, according to the Christian bible. It is the day after Good Friday and the day before Easter Sunday. It is also known as Easter Eve, Easter Even, Black Saturday, or the Saturday before Easter.

La Pietà by Michelangelo
Holy Saturday commemorates the day that Jesus (sculpture of him pictured above) lay in his tomb after he died. He was resurrected on Easter Sunday, the day after Holy Saturday, according to Christian belief.
Holy Saturday commemorates the day that Jesus (sculpture of him pictured above) lay in his tomb after he died. He was resurrected on Easter Sunday, the day after Holy Saturday, according to Christian belief.
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About Easter Saturday

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Easter Saturday Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday Type
SatApr 32010Easter SaturdayNational holiday, Christian
SatApr 232011Easter SaturdayNational holiday, Christian
SatApr 72012Easter SaturdayNational holiday, Christian
SatMar 302013Easter SaturdayNational holiday, Christian
SatApr 192014Easter SaturdayNational holiday, Christian
SatApr 42015Easter SaturdayNational holiday, Christian
SatMar 262016Easter SaturdayNational holiday, Christian
SatApr 152017Easter SaturdayNational holiday, Christian
SatMar 312018Easter SaturdayNational holiday, Christian
SatApr 202019Easter SaturdayNational holiday, Christian
SatApr 112020Easter SaturdayNational holiday, Christian

Quick Facts

Holy Saturday is the day before Easter Sunday.

Easter Saturday 2016

Saturday, March 26, 2016

Easter Saturday 2017

Saturday, April 15, 2017

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List of dates for other years

Fun Holiday on March 26, 2017

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