Everything You Need to Know About Good Friday
Today is Good Friday.
Good Friday is a Christian holiday commemorating the crucifixion of Jesus Christ.
There are no traditional celebrations for Good Friday, however there are worship services, prayer and vigil services.
Good Friday is the Friday before Easter, which is calculated differently in Eastern Christianity and Western Christianity.
Good Friday is a public holiday at a national level in Canada. Schools and many businesses and organizations are closed and many people have a day off work. Most stores are closed or have restricted opening hours.