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Good Friday

Definition: Two days before Easter Sunday.

It is likely Good Friday was originally called God's Day. Czechoslovaks call it big Friday, Macedonians refer to it as Velik Petok or great Friday.

Usually a day of sadness remembering the crucifixion of Jesus.

Some customs of Good Friday include: extended church services, feasts or fasts, processions and other religious events.

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