When is Palm Sunday 2023?

Palm Sunday 2023 is on Sunday 2nd Apr, 2023 (02/04/2023) in 1320 days

What is Palm Sunday?

Palm Sunday

Palm Sunday is a Christian mobile holiday that falls on the Sunday before Easter Sunday. This feast commemorates the triumphal entry of Jesus into Jerusalem, an event mentioned in each of the four canonical gospels.

According to the Episcopal, Catholic and Other Churches as well as the Ethiopian Orthodox Church, worship services on Palm Sunday include a procession of the faithful carrying palms, representing the palm branches thrown by the crowd who was dispersed before Jesus upon his entry into Jerusalem. The difficulty of procuring palms in unfavorable climates has led to their substitution with branches of native trees such as yew, willow, olive and boxwood. This Sunday is sometimes named according to these substitutes trees as in "Yew Sunday" or by the general term "Branch Sunday".

Dates for Palm Sunday from 2015 to 2024

The next occurrence of Palm Sunday is marked in red

When is ...?WeekdayDateDays away
Palm Sunday 2024SundayMar 24th in 1677 days
Palm Sunday 2023SundayApr 2nd in 1320 days
Palm Sunday 2022SundayApr 10th in 963 days
Palm Sunday 2021SundayMar 28th in 585 days
Palm Sunday 2020SundayApr 5th in 228 days
Palm Sunday 2019SundayApr 14th 128 days ago
Palm Sunday 2018SundayMar 25th 513 days ago
Palm Sunday 2017SundayApr 9th 863 days ago
Palm Sunday 2016SundayMar 20th 1248 days ago
Palm Sunday 2015SundayMar 29th 1605 days ago
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Quick Facts

Start DateApr 2, 2023
When? Starts in 1320 days
Duration1 Day
Type Christian Holidays

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