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Good Friday

Find practical information about the Christian holiday of Good Friday, including tips, celebration ideas, Bible verses, Christian customs, and many more resources associated with the Good Friday.

Facts of the Crucifixion
Crucifixion was not only one of the most disgraceful forms of death, but also one of the most dreaded and painful methods of execution in the ancient world. Take some time to consider the sacrifice Jesus made for you and me on the cross.

Good Friday: Why Did Jesus Have to Die?
A member of the Christianity - General forum recently asked, "Why did Jesus have to be killed? As a Christian I should know the answer to this but I cant think of any convincing explanation." This important question is often difficult for Christians to answer. We will take a careful look at the question and lay out the answers in Scripture.

The Crucifixion of Jesus Christ - Bible Story Summary
Jesus Christ, the central figure of Christianity, died on a Roman cross as recorded in all four gospels. Read a brief summary of the Bible story...

Good Friday: Crucifixion History
Crucifixion was not only one of the most painful and disgraceful forms of death, it was one of the most dreaded methods of execution in the ancient world. Accounts of crucifixions are recorded among ancient civilizations and most likely originated with the Persians and then spread to the Assyrians, Scythians, Carthaginians, Germans, Celts and Britons.

Good Friday: Timeline of Jesus' Final Hours
A complete timeline of Jesus' final hours on the cross as recorded in Scripture, including the events just before and immediately following the Crucifixion.

The Passion of Christ
What is the passion of Christ? Join contributor, Warren Mueller, by delving into this rich topical Bible study of the passion of Christ.

Readers Respond: Why is Good Friday Good?
On Good Friday Christians commemorate the passion, or suffering, and death by crucifixion of the Lord, Jesus Christ. So, you might wonder then, why is Good Friday "good?" Each year at Easter time, I like to ask this question and consider the interesting and evoking answers I receive from readers.

The Nail - Christian Poem About the Crucifixion
"The Nail" is an original Christian poem submitted by an About.com member. It is about the sacrifice and suffering of Jesus Christ on the cross.

Free Good Friday eCards
123Greetings.com offers free inspirational ecards for Easter and Good Friday.

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