Definition of Passion Week in US English:

Passion Week


  • 1The week between Passion Sunday and Palm Sunday.

    • ‘In this Passion Week and Good Friday, I see again that God had my eternal well-being at heart.’
    • ‘It's the same pattern that came to pass during Passion Week!’
    • ‘Special church services are held during Passion Week culminating with the joyous Easter morning celebration (many churches also observe a six-week period of Lent - a time of fasting and prayer leading up to Easter).’
    • ‘Easter songs and Passion Week service of the Christian Orthodox church would be the highlights on Asianet on Easter day.’
  • 2

    older name for Holy Week


Passion Week

/ˈpaSHən ˌwēk/