This year, Good Friday occurs on April 7. It is observed by Christians all around the world to commemorate Jesus Christ’s crucifixion.
Christians around the world remember Good Friday to commemorate the final hours of Jesus Christ’s crucifixion.
It falls on the Friday before Easter, which commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection on the third day after his crucifixion.
Good Friday is a day of Holy Week that is also known as Holy Friday, Great Friday, and Black Friday.
Every year, Good Friday falls between the 20th of March and the 23rd of April. It is observed on April 7 this year.
Christians attend church services on Good Friday, a day of fasting and abstinence, and deliver prayers, readings, and lectures centered on the events of Jesus’ crucifixion.
“Our Lord has written the promise of the resurrection, not in books alone but in every leaf in springtime.” – Martin Luther
Processions are held in several parts of the world on Good Friday, with people carrying crosses and banners through the streets to commemorate the day. It’s also a day for personal contemplation, prayers, and meditation on the meaning of Jesus’ death and sacrifice.
“No pain, no palm, no thorns, no throne; no gall, no glory; And, no cross, no crown.” – William Penn
“We are Easter people living in a Good Friday world.” – Barbara Johnson
“Easter is a time when God turned the inevitability of death into the invincibility of life.”
― Craig D. Lounsbrough
“Good Friday was when the Good was crucified but then on Easter the Good arose back…. So wait to realize that be it God or be it human the good never perishes it’s rises above.”
― Amit Abraham
Teachings of Jesus Christ
– Forgive others who have wronged you.
– Serving people is equal to the worship of God.
– Love your enemies.
– Ask God for forgiveness of your sins.
Here are some inspirational Jesus Christ quotes and lessons to share with your loved ones.