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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...
Large, well-lit cave in the wall of the Old City, which was a quarry in the days of the...
Monastery of the Order of the Sisters of Zion on Via Dolorosa in the Old City. Part of ...
System of underground tunnels constituting a continuous chain of history from the times...
Spring in Nakhal Refa'im, with adjoining Ein Yael Museum, an active museum that holds i...
The winery in its present form was established in 2006, although its roots and wine mak...
 

 Accommodations

 
​The Hotel is situated in a picturesque pastoral setting of rich green woods where one ...
Hotel rooms overlook the mountains of Judea and are suitable for small families. Some r...
​Ideally located in the center of the city, facing Nahariya's famous beach promenade an...
The hotel offers 34 rooms each equppied with: AC, telephone, cable television, balcony ...
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