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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 ...

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Good Friday is the day on which Catholics commemorate the crucifixion of Jesus Christ. Catholics are joined by almost all other Christians in solemn commemoration on this day. It is also a legal ...

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Mar 11, 2013 ... What is Good Friday and why do we call Good Friday “good,” when it is such a dark and bleak event commemorating a day of suffering and death for Jesus? For Christians, Good Friday is a crucial day of the year because it celebrates what we believe to be the most momentous weekend in the history of the ...

What is the history behind Good Friday?

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History of Good Friday As early as the first century, the Church set aside every Friday as a special day of prayer and fasting. It was not until the fourth century, ...

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Many believe this name simply evolved—as language does. They point to the earlier designation, "God's Friday," as its root. (This seems a reasonable ...

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Find out more about the history of Easter, including videos, interesting articles, ... which commemorates Jesus' last supper with his disciples; Good Friday, which ...

Why is the Friday before Easter called Good Friday?

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Apr 14, 2017 ... Today is Good Friday, the day on which Christians commemorate the ... that there was once Good Wednesday, the Wednesday before Easter, ...

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QUESTION: Why is two days before Easter Sunday called GOOD FRIDAY? ... ANSWER: The time you mention is called GOOD Friday in some countries but is ...

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Apr 18, 2014 ... In addition to Good Friday, there is also a less well-known Good Wednesday, namely the Wednesday before Easter. The earliest known use of ...

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