Why Christ’s death is celebrated Posted in: Opinions We are rapidly approaching the Christian Holy Week, beginning on Palm Sunday and culminating on Easter. Included in that week is what we call Good Friday. I was recently asked by someone why that day is called “Good Friday.” Since we believe that the Christ was crucified on that day, how ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!