When is Easter Celebrated?
Easter is a Christian holiday that celebrates the resurrection of Jesus Christ. It is typically celebrated on the first Sunday following the first full moon after the vernal equinox, which is the first day of spring.
In 2021, Easter was celebrated on Sunday, April 4. In 2022, Easter was celebrated on Sunday, April 17. In 2023, Easter will be celebrated on Sunday, April 9.
The date of Easter can vary from year to year, as it is determined by the lunar calendar. However, it always falls on a Sunday between March 22 and April 25.
In addition to the religious significance of Easter, it is also a time for many people to celebrate spring and spend time with family and friends. This often involves traditions such as attending church services, dyeing Easter eggs, and enjoying a special Easter meal.
Overall, Easter is a time for Christians to remember the resurrection of Jesus and for many people to celebrate the arrival of spring and spend time with loved ones. The specific date of Easter changes from year to year, but it is always celebrated on a Sunday in the spring.