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Easter Day in New Zealand

Easter Sunday is one of the most festive events among Christians worldwide. It commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection from death, as written in the Christian bible.

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Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus' resurrection from death.
Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus' resurrection from death.
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About Easter Day

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Easter Day Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday Type
SunApr 42010Easter DayObservance
SunApr 242011Easter DayObservance
SunApr 82012Easter DayObservance
SunMar 312013Easter DayObservance
SunApr 202014Easter DayObservance
SunApr 52015Easter DayObservance
SunMar 272016Easter DayObservance
SunApr 162017Easter DayObservance
SunApr 12018Easter DayObservance
SunApr 212019Easter DayObservance
SunApr 122020Easter DayObservance

Quick Facts

Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.

Easter Day 2017

Sunday, April 16, 2017

Easter Day 2018

Sunday, April 1, 2018

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