When Is Good Friday

When is Good Friday Celebrated?

Good Friday is celebrated primarily by Christians to commemorate the crucifixion of Jesus Christ and his death at Calvary. Good Friday is mentioned during the Holy week as part of the Paschal Triduum on the Friday introducing Easter Sunday, and may co-occur with the Jewish Ceremony of Passover.

All About Good Friday:

Good Friday is also recognized as Holy Friday and Great Friday. Good Friday is treated as a Fast Day by the Catholic Church. On Good Friday, Roman Catholic custom admits specific prayers and cultism as acts of reparation for the agonies and insults that Jesus endured through his passion on Good Friday.

Christian Observances