Why is Holy Week celebrated?

Answer Holy Week begins on Palm Sunday and ends on Easter. Some Christians also observe Maundy Thursday and Good Friday during Holy Week.IdentificationHoly week is a series of religious events that commem... Read More »

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When is Holy Week celebrated in Mexico?

Holy Week in Mexico begins the week prior to Easter Sunday. The date changes every year depending on the date Easter Sunday Falls on.Important days within the Mexican Easter week are, Holy Thursday... Read More »

When is the Holy Week celebrated in Spain?

Holy Week, or Semana Santa, is celebrated all over Spain. From Palm Sunday (Domingo de Ramos) to Easter Sunday (Domingo de Resurreccion), the festivities and processions are held daily in the citie... Read More »

What was the first year that Banned Books Week was celebrated?

The first Banned Books Week was held in 1982. Observed annually during the last week in September, Banned Books Week celebrates intellectual freedom, and according to the American Library Associati... Read More »

When is holy week?

The dates of Holy Week change from year to year because it takes place during the last week of Lent, from the last Sunday before Easter through the Saturday before Easter. Holy Week includes Palm S... Read More »