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Good Friday exemption in the Philippines

Philippines: Papal permission not to fast and to eat meat on good friday was granted in the 1880s to residents of a small island.


Cardinal Gracias asks Catholics to venerate cross with gratitude

India: The cross of christ is an invitation to us christians, today, to take up our crosses and follow jesus, he said


Indian court restores Good Friday as public holiday

India: Ex-portuguese territories blocked from trying to scale down importance of christian red-letter day.


Changing Good Friday holiday challenged in Supreme Court

India: The petition is likely to come up for hearing on april 11.


Scrapping Good Friday holiday upsets Indian Catholics

India: Move in former portuguese enclaves seen as chipping away at christians' rights.


Two UTs scrap Good Friday holiday, Christians upset

India: Incidentally, these uts will go to the polls for two lok sabha seats in phase iii on april 23 along with 115 other..


Hindu prayers reverberate in Goa cathedral on Good Friday

India: Recitals from ancient scriptures pay tribute to jesus christ on the day catholics remember his death on the cross.