Holy Week 2016


When is Holy Week 2016?

Holy Week 2016 starts on Sunday, March 20, 2016 (in 229 days) and ends on Saturday, March 26th 2016 (in 235 days).

What is Holy Week?

Palm Sunday, which commemorates Jesus' triumphant entry into Jerusalem, marks the beginning of Holy Week.Palm Sunday, which commemorates Jesus' triumphant entry into Jerusalem, marks the beginning of Holy Week.
Holy Week is the annual Christian observance commemorating Jesus' last week on earth and the events leading up to his resurrection on Easter Sunday. It is the final week of Lent, and the week prior to Easter Sunday. The dates of Holy Week are defined by the date of Easter Sunday, which is a movable feast, and therefore it falls on different dates from year to year.

Holy Week commences on Palm Sunday and includes the Christian observances and solemn holidays of Holy Thursday (Maundy Thursday), Good Friday and Holy Saturday (often referred to - wrongly - as Easter Saturday).

Holy Week does not include Easter Sunday. Easter Sunday immediately follows Holy Week and is its culmination a day of joyous celebration.

In Eastern Orthodox Christianity, Holy Week starts on Lazarus Saturday, the day before Palm Sunday.

When is Holy Week 2017?

Holy Week 2017 starts on Sunday, April 9, 2017 (in 614 days) and ends on Saturday, April 15th 2017 (in 620 days).

Dates for Holy Week from 2010 to 2020

The next occurrence of Holy Week is marked in red.

Year Holy Week starts on Holy Week ends on
Holy Week 2010      Sunday, March 28, 2010      Saturday, April 3, 2010
Holy Week 2011      Sunday, April 17, 2011      Saturday, April 23, 2011
Holy Week 2012      Sunday, April 1, 2012      Saturday, April 7, 2012
Holy Week 2013      Sunday, March 24, 2013      Saturday, March 30, 2013
Holy Week 2014      Sunday, April 13, 2014      Saturday, April 19, 2014
Holy Week 2015      Sunday, March 29, 2015      Saturday, April 4, 2015
Holy Week 2016      Sunday, March 20, 2016      Saturday, March 26, 2016
Holy Week 2017      Sunday, April 9, 2017      Saturday, April 15, 2017
Holy Week 2018      Sunday, March 25, 2018      Saturday, March 31, 2018
Holy Week 2019      Sunday, April 14, 2019      Saturday, April 20, 2019
Holy Week 2020      Sunday, April 5, 2020      Saturday, April 11, 2020
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