Tuesday July 23, 2019

Good Friday


Christians fasting and attending church

The next upcoming Good Friday is on Friday April 10th, 2020.

Celebration\ Observance

Good Friday is a day of fasting and penance for practicing Christians. Many go to church service where candles are extinguished and crosses are draped in cloth. It is a day of limited activity with prayer and reflection on the crucifixion of Jesus Christ

History

Good Friday is the day where Jesus was crucified on the cross on the orders of the Roman governor Pontius Pilate. Jesus suffered on the cross for 6 hours. This day represents to Christians the sacrifice and suffering of Jesus' life.


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