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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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Orthodox easter 2013 dates

Orthodox Easter 2013 is more than a month later that Catholic easter 2013, and it's celebrated on Sunday May 5th, following the holy week that start on Holy Monday on 29th of April 2013.
The date of the Orthodox Easter Sunday is the Sunday following the Paschal Full Moon (PFM) date for the year, using the Julian Calendar. For 2013 the date of the Orthodox Easter is May 5th.Catholic easter on the other hand is calculated based on the Gregorian calendar, and for 2013 the date is on March 31st.

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