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Easter Sunday (Orthodox) in Macedonia, Republic of

Many Orthodox churches base their Easter date on the Julian calendar, which often differs from the Gregorian calendar that is used by many western countries. Therefore the Orthodox Easter period often occurs later than the Easter period that falls around the time of the March equinox.

Orthodox Easter Day
Roasted lamb is served on Easter Day.
Roasted lamb is served on Easter Day.
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About Easter Sunday (Orthodox)

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Easter Sunday (Orthodox) Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday type
SunApr 272008Easter Sunday (Orthodox)Observance
SunApr 192009Easter Sunday (Orthodox)Observance
SunApr 42010Easter Sunday (Orthodox)Observance
SunApr 242011Easter Sunday (Orthodox)Observance
SunApr 152012Easter Sunday (Orthodox)Observance
SunMay 52013Easter Sunday (Orthodox)Observance
SunApr 202014Easter Sunday (Orthodox)Observance
SunApr 122015Easter Sunday (Orthodox)Observance
SunMay 12016Easter Sunday (Orthodox)Observance
SunApr 162017Easter Sunday (Orthodox)Observance
SunApr 82018Easter Sunday (Orthodox)Observance
SunApr 282019Easter Sunday (Orthodox)Observance
SunApr 192020Easter Sunday (Orthodox)Observance

Quick Facts

Millions of Orthodox Christians around the world often celebrate Easter Sunday at a different time to the date set by many western churches.

Easter Sunday (Orthodox) 2015

Sunday, April 12, 2015

Easter Sunday (Orthodox) 2016

Sunday, May 1, 2016

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