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Corpus Christi in Austria

Corpus Christi is a Christian observance that honors the Holy Eucharist. It is also known as the Feast of the Most Holy Body of Christ, as well as the Day of Wreaths.

Is Corpus Christi a Public Holiday?

Corpus Christi is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

Bread and wine offered for Communion
Bread and wine are usually offered during Communion, or Eucharist, on Corpus Christi.
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About Corpus Christi

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Corpus Christi Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday TypeArea
2010ThuJun 3Corpus ChristiNational holiday 
2011ThuJun 23Corpus ChristiNational holiday 
2012ThuJun 7Corpus ChristiNational holiday 
2013ThuMay 30Corpus ChristiNational holiday 
2014ThuJun 19Corpus ChristiNational holiday 
2015ThuJun 4Corpus ChristiNational holiday 
2016ThuMay 26Corpus ChristiNational holiday 
2017ThuJun 15Corpus ChristiNational holiday 
2018ThuMay 31Corpus ChristiNational holiday 
2019ThuJun 20Corpus ChristiNational holiday 
2020ThuJun 11Corpus ChristiNational holiday 

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