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Here's Why Jesus’s Crucifixion is called 'Good' Friday

Every year, Good Friday is commemorated on a Friday that falls before Easter. This year, it falls on April 15.
Good Friday is a Christian holiday commemorating crucifixion of Jesus and his death at Calvary.
Good Friday is a Christian holiday commemorating crucifixion of Jesus and his death at Calvary.
Good Friday is a Christian holiday commemorating crucifixion of Jesus and his death at Calvary.
So if the Lord had met such a tragedy, why is it called 'good'?
While some say that the day is defined "good" because it is holy, others say it is a corrupt form of "God's Friday".
The Oxford English Dictionary says that the "good" refers to a day or occasion of religious observance.
There is also a Good Wednesday, which albeit is less known than Good Friday, is the Wednesday that comes before Easter.
Good Friday is also known as Holy Friday, Great Friday, Great and Holy Friday and Black Friday.
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