Abrahamic / Middle Eastern Christianity When Is Good Friday? Find the Date of Good Friday in This and Other Years Share Flipboard Email Print Herrad von Landsberg/Wikimedia Commons/Public Domain Christianity Catholicism Holy Days and Holidays Beliefs and Teachings Prayers Tips Worship Saints Christianity Origins The Bible The New Testament The Old Testament Practical Tools for Christians Christian Life For Teens Christian Prayers Weddings Inspirational Bible Devotions Denominations of Christianity Funerals and Memorial Services Christian Holidays Christian Entertainment Key Terms in Christianity Latter Day Saints View More By Scott P. Richert Catholicism Expert M.A., Political Theory, Catholic University of America B.A., Political Theory, Michigan State University Scott P. Richert is senior content network manager of Our Sunday Visitor. He has written about Catholicism for outlets including Humanitas and Catholic Answers Magazine. our editorial process Scott P. Richert Updated June 25, 2019 Good Friday, the day on which Christians commemorate the death of Jesus Christ on the Cross, falls on a different date each year. When is Good Friday? How Is the Date of Good Friday Determined? Good Friday is the second day of the Easter Triduum, the three days before Easter, during which Christians commemorate Christ's Passion. Because it is dependent on the date of Easter, and Easter is a moveable feast, the date of Good Friday changes each year. (For more information, see When Is Easter? and How Is the Date of Easter Calculated?) When Is Good Friday This Year? Here is the date on which Good Friday will be celebrated this year: Good Friday 2019: April 19, 2019 When Is Good Friday in Future Years? Here are the dates on which Good Friday will be celebrated next year and in future years: Good Friday 2020: April 10, 2020Good Friday 2021: April 2, 2021Good Friday 2022: April 15, 2022Good Friday 2023: April 7, 2023Good Friday 2024: March 29, 2024Good Friday 2025: April 18, 2025Good Friday 2026: April 3, 2026Good Friday 2027: March 26, 2027Good Friday 2028: April 14, 2028Good Friday 2029: March 30, 2029Good Friday 2030: April 19, 2030 When Was Good Friday in Previous Years? Here are the dates when Good Friday fell in previous years, going back to 2007: Good Friday 2007: April 6, 2007Good Friday 2008: March 21, 2008Good Friday 2009: April 10, 2009Good Friday 2010: April 2, 2010Good Friday 2011: April 22, 2011Good Friday 2012: April 6, 2012Good Friday 2013: March 29, 2013Good Friday 2014: April 18, 2014Good Friday 2015: April 3, 2015Good Friday 2016: March 25, 2016Good Friday 2017: April 14, 2017Good Friday 2018: March 30, 2018 FAQs on Good Friday Is Good Friday a Holy Day of Obligation?Can Catholics Eat Meat on Good Friday?Why Is Good Friday Called Good?Should Communion Be Distributed on Good Friday? When Is . . . When Is Epiphany?When Is the Baptism of the Lord?When Is Mardi Gras?When Does Lent Start?When Does Lent End?When Is Lent?When Is Ash Wednesday?When Is Saint Patrick's Day?When Is Saint Joseph's Day?When Is the Annunciation?When Is Laetare Sunday?When Is Holy Week?When Is Palm Sunday?When Is Holy Thursday?When Is Holy Saturday?When Is Easter?When Is Divine Mercy Sunday?When Is Ascension?When Is Pentecost Sunday?When Is Trinity Sunday?When Is the Feast of Saint Anthony?When Is Corpus Christi?When Is the Feast of the Sacred Heart?When Is the Feast of the Transfiguration?When Is the Feast of the Assumption?When Is the Virgin Mary's Birthday?When Is the Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross?When Is Halloween?When Is All Saints Day?When Is All Souls Day?When Is the Feast of Christ the King?When Is Thanksgiving Day?When Does Advent Start?When Is Saint Nicholas Day?When Is the Feast of the Immaculate Conception?When Is Christmas Day?