MEANING OF MAUNDY/HOLY THURSDAY
Maundy Thursday furthermore referred to as Holy Thursday, Covenant Thursday, Great and Holy Thursday, Sheer Thursday and Thursday of Mysteries, etc is the Christian holy day falling on Thursday earlier than easter. It honors the Maundy and Last Supper of Jesus Christ with the Apostles as outlined inside the Canonical gospels. Happy Holy Thursday 2022
HISTORY OF HOLY THURSDAY 2022
The date is usually in the middle of 19th March and 22nd April in Toto, but those dates fall on dissimilar days depending on whether the Gregorian or Julian calendar is used liturgically.
Eastern churches, in general, use the Julian calendar, and so commemorate this feast all through the twenty-first century between 1 April and 5 May also in the more commonly used Gregorian calendar.
The liturgy held on the evening of Maundy Thursday commences the Easter Triduum, the interval which commemorates the passion, death, and resurrection of Christ; this period consists of Good Friday, Holy Saturday, and ends on the evening of Easter.
The mass or service of worship is normally celebrated in the evening, when Friday starts according to Jewish tradition, as, according to the 3 Synoptic Gospels, the Last Supper was held on the feast of Passover, the Seder; according to the gospel of john, however, Jesus had his Last Supper on Nisan 14, the night before the first night of Passover.
HOLY THURSDAY 2022 DATES
Thursday, March 28, 2024
Thursday, April 17, 2025
Maundy Thursday 2022
MAUNDY/HOLY THURSDAY 2022 READINGS
what happened on Maundy Thursday
MAUNDY THURSDAY 2022 PUBLIC HOLIDAY
Maundy Thursday is a public holiday in most countries that were part of the Spanish empire (Argentina, Colombia, Costa Rica, Spain, Uruguay El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Paraguay, Peru, the Philippines, and Venezuela), countries that were part of the Danish colonial empire (Denmark, Iceland, Norway, and the United States Virgin Islands), and in the Kerala State of India.
SONGS FOR MAUNDY THURSDAY 2022
Robert Martin – Song of Christ DOWNLOAD MP3
Catherine C. Harry – Stay With Us DOWNLOAD MP3