Good Friday Holiday
Following aspects to the Good Friday Holiday:
Let’s now delve into each question separately to give a proper and correct information.
- When is Good Friday Holiday in 2019?
In 2019, the year after this, Good Friday will occur on the 14th of April. This is when history will repeat the omens coming from the sky for the celebrations and festivity. It comes right after the Easter Sunday.
- What happens on Good Friday?
What happens on Good Friday holiday? People commemorates the death and crucifixion of Jesus Christ. Good Friday means holy or pious. It is celebrated by the pilgrims who visited Calvary. However, on this day, in Roman Catholic Christians they fast particularly by taking one full meal and two lighter ones. Along with a strict restriction on the consumption of meat.
People fast on this day to remember what Jesus must have gone through. According to many, meat is abstained to recall the torture and misery Jesus had gone through in the past.
- How Good Friday is celebrated?
On a Good Friday, mass doesn’t celebrate it by the patent way. Contrary to it, there are three parts of the celebrations. Each of them are important and taken equally into account as of others. Three steps or parts of are: Adoration for the Cross, Liturgy of (the) word and Holy Communion.
Good Day holiday falls right after Easter as mentioned above. However, the festivity and celebrations are divided into three parts. In many countries like Germany, Brazil. Australia, Singapore, the United Kingdom, New Zealand, the United States of America, etc. it is taken as a state holiday – either it is declared as a public or federal holiday.