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Catholic easter 2017 dates

Easter 2017 is celebrated Sunday April 16th, following the holy week that starts on 10th of April 2017 (Holy Monday).
For 2017 Catholic Easter and orthodox Easter falls on the same date for the first time since 2014. This not common as the dates of the Catholic easter are calculated using the Gregorian Calendar, unlike Orthodox Easter which dates are calculated using the Julian Calendar.

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0 June 01, 2016

Catholic easter 2016 dates

Catholic Easter 2016 is celebrated on March 27th. The dates of the Catholic easter are calculated using the Gregorian Calendar, unlike Orthodox Easter dates that are calculated using the Julian Calendar.
Holy Thursday is on March 24 2016 and Good Friday on March 25th.
For 2016 the date of Catholic easter Sunday is over a month earlier than the Orthodox easter Sunday which is celebrated on May 1st.

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0 October 21, 2015

Catholic easter 2013 dates

Catholic Easter 2013 is celebrated on March 31st. The dates of the Catholic easter are calculater using the Gregorian Calendar, unlike Orthodox Easter which dates are calculated using the Julian Calendar. Holy Thursday is on March 28th and Good Friday on March 29 2013.
For 2013 the date of Catholic easter Sunday is over a month earlier than the Orthodox easter Sunday which is celebrated on May 5th.

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0 March 18, 2012

When is Catholic Easter 2012

For the year 2012, Catholic Easter is celebrated on Sunday, April 8th. The date of the Easter Sunday is defined as the Sunday following the Paschal Full Moon (PFM) date for the year. Catholic easter is calculated based on the Gregorian calendar while the Orthodox Easter is based on the Julian Calendar. For 2012 the date of the Catholic Easter is April 8th.

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0 December 30, 2011