When Is Easter 2021? Easter 2021 Information

In the year 2021 Easter Sunday will be on:

May 2nd

Catholic And Orthodox Easter 2021

Catholic Easter Sunday in 2021 was on Sunday, May 2nd. Orthodox Easter Sunday in 2021 was celebrated 7 days later, on Sunday, April 11th. Usually people go to Church on Easter Sunday to join the community in celebrating the Easter Holiday and then Easter dinner with the family.

Every year Easter Sunday is celebrated on the first Sunday following the ecclesiastical full moon. This occurs on or soonest after 21 March (in some years the calculations is varied).

Most Christians including Roman Catholic, Anglican Communion and Protestant Churches refer to the week before Easter as “Holy Week” that also contains the days of the Easter Triduum.

Alternative Names for Easter Sunday

Easter Day’ and ‘Resurrection Day’ are two alternative names that people use to call Easter Sunday and the Easter Holiday. Many times people also refer Sunday Easter to Easter Weekend as well.

What is closed on Easter Sunday

Easter Sunday is a holiday where most businesses are closed including Banks, Offices, USPS, Government, Universities, Colleges, Schools and more.

What is Open on Easter Sunday

On Easter Sunday most retailers are opening their stores, shopping malls and parks are open to the public on Easter Sunday and Easter Weekend.

Why Do We Celebrate Easter

The importance of Easter holiday to Christian is coming from Jesus Christ resurrection from the dead three days after he died. Easter is probably the most important holiday for Christians worldwide.

Why Do We Celebrate Easter

easter 2021 dates / пасха 2021: May 2nd, 2021

Easter COVID-19 – How To Celebrate During COVID-19 Pandemic Lockdown

The unexpected COVID-19 pandemic is effecting Christians worldwide especially during the holidays time and also Easter 2021 that could be be also effected. As people need to stay at home either for a lockdown or for social distance, Easter 2021 celebration of Christians and families could be different this year.
While it is very important to celebrate the Easter 2021 for both orthodox and Catholics, people have to first protect their family from the COVID-19 and their own health before gathering friends and families for Easter 2021. It is recommended to celebrate Easter 2021 with your immediate family only.

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