History of Friday the 13th
The fear of Friday the 13th stems from two separate fears -- the fear of the number 13 and the fear of Fridays. Both fears have deep roots in Western culture, most notably in Christian theology. Thirteen is significant to Christians because it is the number of people who were present at the Last Supper...
Friday the 13th is considered an unlucky day in Western superstition. ... week),
adding weight to the superstition, since bad luck is said to "come in threes". ... If
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May 13, 2011 ... Explore the history of Friday the 13th and find out whether this ... But how did this
tongue twister of a superstition originate, and does Friday the ...
Jan 13, 2012 ... Today is Friday the 13th, known by many as the unluckiest day on the year. ...
1907, the popularity of the superstition must come from the publication of ... the
Grand Master of the Knights Templar, did occur on Friday, Oct. 13, ...
Feb 13, 2015 ... Today is the first Friday the 13th of three this year. ... superstition surrounding
Friday the 13, known as paraskevidekatriaphobia, originate from?
Sep 13, 2013 ... So why is Friday the 13th considered such an “evil” day? ... So when did Friday
and the number 13 join forces like a Reese's Peanut Butter ..... What Those Nasty
White Chunks That Sometimes Come From Your Throat Are ...
Friday the 13th: 13 Facts About the Unluckiest Day in the Calendar. Friday the
13th is ... Friday the 13th Can Come in Threes. A bit of a bad news for all of you ...
Jun 12, 2014 ... Today, the words "Friday the 13th" just roll off the tongue, instinctively linked to
bad luck, strange ... But how did the superstition come to exist?
Sep 13, 2013 ... So where does the superstition around Friday the 13th come from? Well ... As
Volk pointed out, "less than 100 years ago, the number 13 did not ...
Feb 13, 2015 ... Friday the 13th has been considered unlucky for not much more than 100 years.
Here's how the spooky day came to be.