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Good Friday is a Christian holiday commemorating the crucifixion of Jesus Christ and his death at Calvary. It is observed during Holy Week as part of the Paschal Triduum on the Friday preceding Easter Sunday, and may coincide with the Jewish observance of Passover. It is also known as Holy Friday, Great Friday, Black ...

www.christianitytoday.com/history/2008/august/goodness-of-good-friday.html

Of course, the church has always understood that the day commemorated on Good Friday was anything but happy. Sadness, mourning, fasting, and prayer have been its focus since the early centuries of the church. A fourth-century church manual, the Apostolic Constitutions, called Good Friday a "day of mourning, not a day ...

www.slate.com/blogs/browbeat/2014/04/18/why_is_good_friday_called_good_friday_the_etymology_and_origins_of_the_holiday.html

Apr 14, 2017 ... Probably because good used to mean holy. There are a few theories about why Good Friday is called Good Friday, but only one seems to be supported by linguists and by historical evidence. The first of these theories is that Good Friday is called Good Friday because, Christians believe, there is something ...

www.sharefaith.com/guide/Christian-Holidays/good-friday-significance.html

Good Friday's significance and origins as understood through its history, rituals, and traditions.

www.britannica.com/topic/Good-Friday

Good Friday, the Friday before Easter, the day on which Christians annually observe the commemoration of the Crucifixion of Jesus Christ. From the early days of Christianity, Good Friday was observed as a day of sorrow, penance, and fasting, a characteristic that finds expression in the German word Karfreitag (“ Sorrowful ...

christianity.stackexchange.com/questions/3387/what-is-the-origin-of-the-good-friday-tradition

Sep 25, 2011 ... The idea that Jesus died on a Wednesday is a fabrication. It is nothing more than an attempt to force a modernistic interpretation onto Matthew 12:40. In the early church the common understanding of "three days and three nights" did not require "three full days and also three full nights". Fourth century ...

www.eastergoodfriday.com/history-of-good-friday.html

History of Good Friday. To commemorate the crucifixion of Jesus Christ and his demise at Calvary, Good Friday is celebrated as a Christian religious holiday. The holiday happens during Holy Week and is considered as a part of Paschal Triduum on the Friday that comes before Easter Sunday. Good Friday is also known as ...

www.ndtv.com/offbeat/good-friday-2017-history-and-significance-1680700

Apr 14, 2017 ... Good Friday is a Christian holiday commemorating the crucifixion of Jesus Christ and his death at Calvary. It is observed during Holy Week as part of the Paschal Triduum on the Friday preceding Easter Sunday, and may coincide with the Jewish observance of Passover. It is also known as Holy Friday, ...

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Mar 29, 2013 ... Whatever else he was, real or not, Jesus was not the Jewish Messiah. Why? Well because #1 The Jewish Messiah must be of the house of David. Here the writers of the new testament made a mistake in that they tried to tie Jesus's(step) father Joseph to that line. Forgetting that since Jesus was "born of a ...