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Holy Saturday in Nigeria

Quick Facts

Holy Saturday is the day before Easter Sunday.

Local names

NameLanguage
Holy SaturdayEnglish
KarsamstagGerman

Holy Saturday 2014

Saturday, April 19, 2014

Holy Saturday 2015

Saturday, April 4, 2015
List of dates for other years

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.

©iStockphoto.com/Edward Lin

About Holy Saturday

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Holy Saturday Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday type
SatApr 141990Holy SaturdayObservance, Christian
SatMar 301991Holy SaturdayObservance, Christian
SatApr 181992Holy SaturdayObservance, Christian
SatApr 101993Holy SaturdayObservance, Christian
SatApr 21994Holy SaturdayObservance, Christian
SatApr 151995Holy SaturdayObservance, Christian
SatApr 61996Holy SaturdayObservance, Christian
SatMar 291997Holy SaturdayObservance, Christian
SatApr 111998Holy SaturdayObservance, Christian
SatApr 31999Holy SaturdayObservance, Christian
SatApr 222000Holy SaturdayObservance, Christian
SatApr 142001Holy SaturdayObservance, Christian
SatMar 302002Holy SaturdayObservance, Christian
SatApr 192003Holy SaturdayObservance, Christian
SatApr 102004Holy SaturdayObservance, Christian
SatMar 262005Holy SaturdayObservance, Christian
SatApr 152006Holy SaturdayObservance, Christian
SatApr 72007Holy SaturdayObservance, Christian
SatMar 222008Holy SaturdayObservance, Christian
SatApr 112009Holy SaturdayObservance, Christian
SatApr 32010Holy SaturdayObservance, Christian
SatApr 232011Holy SaturdayObservance, Christian
SatApr 72012Holy SaturdayObservance, Christian
SatMar 302013Holy SaturdayObservance, Christian
SatApr 192014Holy SaturdayObservance, Christian
SatApr 42015Holy SaturdayObservance, Christian
SatMar 262016Holy SaturdayObservance, Christian
SatApr 152017Holy SaturdayObservance, Christian
SatMar 312018Holy SaturdayObservance, Christian
SatApr 202019Holy SaturdayObservance, Christian
SatApr 112020Holy SaturdayObservance, Christian

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