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When Is Easter 2017?

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A Russian icon of the Resurrection of Christ. (Photo © Slava Gallery, LLC; used with permission.)

A Russian icon of the Resurrection of Christ at Easter.

(Photo © Slava Gallery, LLC; used with permission.)
Question: When Is Easter 2017?
Easter 2017, the greatest feast day in the Christian 2017 calendar, celebrates the Resurrection of Jesus Christ. What is the date of Easter 2017?
Answer: Easter Sunday falls on April 16, 2017.

For the date of Easter in other years, see When Is Easter? For the date of Eastern Orthodox Easter 2017, see When Greek Orthodox Easter Is Celebrated (from the About.com GuideSite to Greece Travel).

For the dates of other Holy Days of Obligation and moveable feasts associated with Easter 2017, see the Catholic 2017 calendar.

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