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Easter Saturday (Orthodox) in Macedonia, Republic of

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The Saturday before Easter Sunday is also known as Holy Saturday for many Orthodox churches worldwide.

Local names

NameLanguage
Сабота пред Велигден (православната)Macedonian
Sabota pred Veligden (pravoslavnata)Macedonian (latin)
Easter Saturday (Orthodox)English
Orthodoxer KarsamstagGerman

Easter Saturday (Orthodox) 2014

Saturday, April 19, 2014

Easter Saturday (Orthodox) 2015

Saturday, April 11, 2015
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Holy Saturday is the day between Jesus Christ's crucifixion (Good Friday) and his resurrection (Easter Sunday), according to Christian belief. Many Orthodox Christians commemorate the burial of Christ on this day.

Orthodox Holy Saturday

Many Orthodox churches contemplate the mystery of Jesus Christ’s descent into Hades. He was placed in a tomb after he died.

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About Easter Saturday (Orthodox)

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Easter Saturday (Orthodox) Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday type
SatApr 262008Easter Saturday (Orthodox)Observance
SatApr 182009Easter Saturday (Orthodox)Observance
SatApr 32010Easter Saturday (Orthodox)Observance
SatApr 232011Easter Saturday (Orthodox)Observance
SatApr 142012Easter Saturday (Orthodox)Observance
SatMay 42013Easter Saturday (Orthodox)Observance
SatApr 192014Easter Saturday (Orthodox)Observance
SatApr 112015Easter Saturday (Orthodox)Observance
SatApr 302016Easter Saturday (Orthodox)Observance
SatApr 152017Easter Saturday (Orthodox)Observance
SatApr 72018Easter Saturday (Orthodox)Observance
SatApr 272019Easter Saturday (Orthodox)Observance
SatApr 182020Easter Saturday (Orthodox)Observance

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