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Orthodox Holy Saturday in Moldova

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.
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 Orthodox Holy Saturday

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Orthodox Holy Saturday Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday Type
SatApr 32010Orthodox Holy SaturdayObservance, Orthodox
SatApr 232011Orthodox Holy SaturdayObservance, Orthodox
SatApr 142012Orthodox Holy SaturdayObservance, Orthodox
SatMay 42013Orthodox Holy SaturdayObservance, Orthodox
SatApr 192014Orthodox Holy SaturdayObservance, Orthodox
SatApr 112015Orthodox Holy SaturdayObservance, Orthodox
SatApr 302016Orthodox Holy SaturdayObservance, Orthodox
SatApr 152017Orthodox Holy SaturdayObservance, Orthodox
SatApr 72018Orthodox Holy SaturdayObservance, Orthodox
SatApr 272019Orthodox Holy SaturdayObservance, Orthodox
SatApr 182020Orthodox Holy SaturdayObservance, Orthodox

Quick Facts

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

Orthodox Holy Saturday 2016

Saturday, April 30, 2016

Orthodox Holy Saturday 2017

Saturday, April 15, 2017

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Other holidays in April 2016 in Moldova

United Nation Holiday on April 30, 2016

Fun Holiday on April 30, 2016

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