"Do not be afraid, O Daughter of Zion; see, your king is coming, seated on a donkey's colt." John 12:15 & Zechariah 9:9

Holy Week  -  Yeshua's Passover schedule

Day    (that year) Date     (Every year) Most People Jesus / Yeshua (on Essenes calendar) *
Saturday 10th Nisan Passover lambs brought in to homes Jesus entered Jerusalem from Mount of Olives.
Sunday 11th Nisan Lambs lived with family so they could be sure it was without any blemish. Religious leaders attempt to find fault with Jesus
Monday 12th Nisan
Tuesday 13th Nisan  

(old name of month - Abib - Aviv)

Jesus sends disciples to prepare upper room.   Met by man carrying a water jar  (an Essene)
Tuesday night 14th Nisan Celebrates Seder with disciples,  then is betrayed and arrested
Wednesday 14th Nisan Passover lambs slaughtered in Temple 9am   to  3pm Jesus crucified 9am and dies 3pm - buried (before special sabbath begins at nightfall)
Wednesday night 15th Nisan   Feast of Unleavened Bread  -  Pessach  begins Seder Night  -  Passover meal       Special Sabbath Jesus rested
Thursday 15th Nisan Special Sabbath  - Holy Day - Rest
Thursday night 16th Nisan   Jesus rested
Friday 16th Nisan  
Friday night 17th Nisan Shabbat - Sabbath Jesus rested
Saturday 17th Nisan Shabbat - Sabbath
Saturday night - begins First Day (Yom Rishon) 18th Nisan   Jesus resurrected
First day 18th Nisan Feast of Firstfruits Empty tomb discovered and Jesus seen by Mary in the garden.

Dates we know

Jesus' entry to Jerusalem was five days before Passover - on 10th Nisan. (John 12 v1 and v12  )

Jesus was dead and hastily buried before Passover ("a Shabbat") started (6 PM on 14th Nisan) (John 19 v42 - Luke 23 v54) and this was the day of preparation - the day the Passover lambs were slaughtered. ( Also Matthew 27 v62)

Jesus was in the tomb for three days and three nights (unless he was a liar) (Matthew 12 v40)

Jesus' resurrection was on the First day of the week John 20 v1 - according to scripture, the day after the Shabbat after Passover was Firstfruits. (Leviticus 23 v9) (See the Karaites on this since they differ from Jewish Tradition, sticking to Torah)

Updated 06/06/16

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The date in the month may be determined by calculation - the official way, or in the Biblical way, by observing the New Moon before declaring that a new month has started. This may account for a more scripturalist group being a day out of step with the establishment. See Calendars