Easter Triduum

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Easter Triduum

The Easter Triduum is a way of remembering the death and resurrection of Jesus. The Easter Triduum takes place during Holy Week and lasts for three full 24-hour days. Triduum is Latin for "three days". The Easter Triduum begin Holy Thursday evening and last until Easter Sunday evening, which is exactly three days. The Triduum includes the feasts of Holy Thursday, Good Friday, Holy Saturday (including the Easter Vigil), and Easter Sunday.