The last week of the fast season is called the holy week . This week starts from Palm Sunday until Good Friday and Holy Saturday . This will then be followed on the Easter Sunday. Good Friday 2018 is near and it will be time again to commemorate, imitate and think about the suffering and crucifixion of the Lord Jesus Christ. He died on the cross to save us all – humanity.
The days of the Holy Week
The holy week begins with the Palm Sunday. Many people, especially Christians and Catholics, go to church to attend Mass. There are even souvenirs of palms that can be taken home to symbolize the holy day. Some people even use palm designs to drive out all evil.
Normal days are then experienced for the following Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. Some countries declare the whole week as a public holiday. Some people take the free time to go on holiday with their families, while others spend their entire time at the [holy week] by visiting various churches.
The White Thursday is then observed. People are preparing for the coming days of the holy week. It is also a day when people carry out processions and services in the church. The Good Friday is then observed the next day. This day is considered solemn and full of prayers because it commemorates the crucifixion of Jesus. Passion games are usually performed during this day. Expect that such things will happen for the upcoming Good Friday 2018 .
Black Saturday happens afterwards. People usually fast during this day. This day is also considered sacred because it is the only day of the year that symbolizes that Jesus is dead after being nailed to the cross. This day is the continuation of mourning.
The next day is the fun party full of party. It is the Easter fourth and Sunday that commemorates the resurrection of Jesus Christ. This day usually starts with a mass. People perform Easter parties. The best known is the Easter egg hunt.
The coming holy week
The holy week is near. In particular, Good Friday is on April 14, 2018 . Many people are now preparing for the events that will take place during these days of the week. There are also people who plan their itinerary for their holidays and hold the good Friday celebrations.
Happenings on the Holy Week
Holy Week is actually filled with holy and religious traditions and celebrations. It is filled with masses, church services, prayers, exhibitions, passion games and fasting.
Make sure you get ready for the next Good Friday 2018 to experience the most.
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