When is Repentance Day 2021?

Repentance Day 2021 is on Wednesday 17th Nov, 2021 (17/11/2021) in 54 days

What is Repentance Day?

Repentance Day

Repentance Day –often called Buß- und Bettag, which roughly translates to Day of Repentance and Prayer– is a public holiday in Saxony, Germany. It typically falls on the Wednesday betwixt the 16th and 22nd of November, and is celebrated by various Christian denominations. Formerly, Repentance Day was a public holiday across Germany. Nevertheless, nowadays, it is an exclusive public holiday in Saxony, whereas in Bavaria, it is a school holiday only.

Dates for Repentance Day from 2015 to 2024

The next occurrence of Repentance Day is marked in red

When is ...?WeekdayDateDays away
Repentance Day 2024WednesdayNov 20th in 1153 days
Repentance Day 2023WednesdayNov 22nd in 789 days
Repentance Day 2022WednesdayNov 16th in 418 days
Repentance Day 2021WednesdayNov 17th in 54 days
Repentance Day 2020WednesdayNov 18th 309 days ago
Repentance Day 2019WednesdayNov 20th 673 days ago
Repentance Day 2018WednesdayNov 21st 1037 days ago
Repentance Day 2017WednesdayNov 22nd 1401 days ago
Repentance Day 2016WednesdayNov 16th 1772 days ago
Repentance Day 2015WednesdayNov 18th 2136 days ago
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Quick Facts

Start DateNov 17, 2021
When? Starts in 54 days
Duration1 Day
Type Germany Holidays

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