Maundy Thursday in Iceland
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.
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Maundy Thursday Observances
|Thu||Apr 1||2010||Maundy Thursday||National holiday|
|Thu||Apr 21||2011||Maundy Thursday||National holiday|
|Thu||Apr 5||2012||Maundy Thursday||National holiday|
|Thu||Mar 28||2013||Maundy Thursday||National holiday|
|Thu||Apr 17||2014||Maundy Thursday||National holiday|
|Thu||Apr 2||2015||Maundy Thursday||National holiday|
|Thu||Mar 24||2016||Maundy Thursday||National holiday|
|Thu||Apr 13||2017||Maundy Thursday||National holiday|
|Thu||Mar 29||2018||Maundy Thursday||National holiday|
|Thu||Apr 18||2019||Maundy Thursday||National holiday|
|Thu||Apr 9||2020||Maundy Thursday||National holiday|
Quick FactsMaundy Thursday is a Christian observance on the Thursday during Holy Week. It is the day before Good Friday.
Maundy Thursday 2015Thursday, April 2, 2015
Maundy Thursday 2016Thursday, March 24, 2016
- Easter Monday – Monday, April 6, 2015
- Good Friday – Friday, April 3, 2015
- Easter Sunday – Sunday, April 5, 2015
- Holy Saturday – Saturday, April 4, 2015
Other holidays in April 2016 in Iceland
- First Day of Summer – Thursday, April 21, 2016