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Good Friday

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April 22

On this day Jesus was crucified and buried.

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The Garden Tomb

On this day Jesus was crucified and buried.

Highlights of the feast

Jerusalem, the Old City -
Early morning hours onwards, cross-bearing processions led by the Patriarchs (O,C), the Custos and other independent groups take place along the Via Dolorosa.
In the evening, Burial processions are held in the courtyard of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre and inside (O,C).

Garden Tomb, Good Friday services in English (P). Additional services are held in other languages in various Protestant churches.


 

 Sites & Attractions

 
Avshalom’s Shrine. An ornate monument from the first century BCE, said to be the tomb o...
Memorial established on the Jordanian military post, with a permanent exhibition on the...
The museum depicting the history of excavations in the Ophel and in the areas south and...
The House of Representatives of the State of Israel, comprising a plenary, conference r...
. Mount Herzl. The State of Israel’s national cemetery was named after the state visio...
An academic branch of Brigham Young University for Middle Eastern Studies, built at the...
 

 Accommodations

 
Blue Hotel is a small hotel located in a quiet alley in the centre of Eilat, within wa...
​Villa Galilee is a Hotel de Charme boutique hotel located in Safed. The Villa Galilee ...
Hotel Eden, Tiberias, is located on a high point above the Sea of Galilee, situate...
The modern, stylish, classic European desighed Ein Kerem Hotel, is located near Ein Ker...
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