The Armenian Apostolic Church marks the feast of Good Friday today.
Good Friday is the day of commemoration of Christ’s tortures, Crucifixion, Death and Burial.
The Service of the Crucifixion is conducted, following which, the Service of His Burial is held.
During the Burial service the symbolic Tomb of Christ, decorated with flowers and candles, is processed around the Church for the faithful to witness and participate.
On Sunday, April 21 the Armenian Apostolic Church will celebrate the Feast of the Glorious Resurrection of Our Lord Jesus Christ or the Easter Feast - one of the five major feasts of the Armenian Church.