Good Friday commemorates the crucifixion of Jesus

Good Friday is a Christian fast day during Holy Week that commemorates the crucifixion of Jesus. It is the Friday before Easter.

Good Friday (Buen viernes) is a family holiday in many Latin countries.

Good Friday 2019

Good Friday 2019 is Friday, April 19.

Good Friday 2018

Good Friday 2018 is Friday, March 30.

Good Friday 2017

Good Friday 2017 is Friday, April 14.

The Rabbula Gospels

The image is from the Rabbula Gospels, a 6th-century illuminated manuscript from what is now Syria. It contains the earliest image of the crucifixion in a manuscript. The book is in the Laurentian Library in Florence, Italy.


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