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Easter Events in the Holy Land
04-04-12

Easter Calendar of Special Events

Easter 2012 in the Holy Land will be quite special this year as once again Easter and Passover will coincide.

 

Erev Passover begins at sundown on Good Friday (April 6) and continues for 7 days. The holiday of Easter is celebrated by Catholics on Sunday April 10 and by Orthodox Catholics on Sunday April 17. The very special Holy Fire ceremony which takes place inside the Church of the Holy Sepulchre will be on Thursday April 14.

 

For further information on the specific services in Jerusalem by denomination please see the links below.

 

Catholic Easter in the Holy Land

Orthodox Easter in the Holy Land

Other Easter Services in the Holy Land

 

In addition, Easter is celebrated throughout the country. The links below provide information to services in other parts of the Holy Land.

 

Easter in Nazareth

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Good Friday

 

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