Good Friday

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  • Christian worshippers carry a cross toward the Church of the Holy Sepulcher, traditionally believed by many to be the site of the crucifixion of Jesus Christ, during the Good Friday procession in Jerusalem's Old City, Friday, March 29, 2013. (AP Photo/Sebastian Scheiner)

    Christians mark Jesus' crucifixion on Good Friday

    Hundreds of Christians streamed through the cobblestone alleyways of Jerusalem's Old City on Friday, hoisting wooden crosses and chanting prayers to mark the crucifixion of Jesus.


  • The Washington Times

    NAPOLITANO: Hope for the dead — and the living

    On this Good Friday, what does freedom have to do with rising from the dead?


  • Tailgating quandary as Brewers open on Good Friday

    A Good Friday home opener posed a spiritual dilemma for some Catholic baseball fans in Milwaukee, who had to decide whether to abstain from eating meat as their religion dictates or to indulge in one of Brewers' fans most cherished traditions.


  • Correction: Reds Opening Day story

    In a Nov. 15 story about the rescheduling of the Cincinnati Reds' season-opening baseball game from Good Friday, The Associated Press incorrectly identified Roman Catholic services held that day as Mass. Catholic churches hold services on Good Friday but do not celebrate Mass.


  • Illustration: Erasing the crucifix by Greg Groesch for The Washington Times.

    KUHNER: Christophobia

    Christianity is dying. It was once the bastion of Western civilization. Now, Christianity is a pitiful remnant of its former greatness. Across the West, it is in full retreat.


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