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Maundy Thursday in Norway

Quick Facts

Maundy Thursday is a Christian observance on the Thursday during Holy Week. It is the day before Good Friday.

Local names

NameLanguage
skjærtorsdagNorwegian
skjærtorsdagNorwegian (nynorsk)
Maundy ThursdayEnglish
GründonnerstagGerman

Maundy Thursday 2014

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Maundy Thursday 2015

Thursday, April 2, 2015
List of dates for other years

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.

Stained Glass of the Last Supper

Maundy Thursday remembers Jesus Christ's institution of the Eucharist during the Last Supper.

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Maundy Thursday Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday type
ThuApr 121990Maundy ThursdayNational holiday
ThuMar 281991Maundy ThursdayNational holiday
ThuApr 161992Maundy ThursdayNational holiday
ThuApr 81993Maundy ThursdayNational holiday
ThuMar 311994Maundy ThursdayNational holiday
ThuApr 131995Maundy ThursdayNational holiday
ThuApr 41996Maundy ThursdayNational holiday
ThuMar 271997Maundy ThursdayNational holiday
ThuApr 91998Maundy ThursdayNational holiday
ThuApr 11999Maundy ThursdayNational holiday
ThuApr 202000Maundy ThursdayNational holiday
ThuApr 122001Maundy ThursdayNational holiday
ThuMar 282002Maundy ThursdayNational holiday
ThuApr 172003Maundy ThursdayNational holiday
ThuApr 82004Maundy ThursdayNational holiday
ThuMar 242005Maundy ThursdayNational holiday
ThuApr 132006Maundy ThursdayNational holiday
ThuApr 52007Maundy ThursdayNational holiday
ThuMar 202008Maundy ThursdayNational holiday
ThuApr 92009Maundy ThursdayNational holiday
ThuApr 12010Maundy ThursdayNational holiday
ThuApr 212011Maundy ThursdayNational holiday
ThuApr 52012Maundy ThursdayNational holiday
ThuMar 282013Maundy ThursdayNational holiday
ThuApr 172014Maundy ThursdayNational holiday
ThuApr 22015Maundy ThursdayNational holiday
ThuMar 242016Maundy ThursdayNational holiday
ThuApr 132017Maundy ThursdayNational holiday
ThuMar 292018Maundy ThursdayNational holiday
ThuApr 182019Maundy ThursdayNational holiday
ThuApr 92020Maundy ThursdayNational holiday

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