On Friday when US President Donald Trump wished the world ‘Happy Good Friday’, it did not go down fairly as anticipated.
“Good Friday” refers back to the crucifixion of Christ which is meant to be a day of mourning for Christians world wide. The ‘Good’ in Good Friday, in frequent parlance, refers to the truth that Christ sacrificed his life for the welfare of others. Naturally, some individuals felt that Trump wishing them ‘Happy Good Friday’ appeared a bit inappropriate.
Moreover, the variety of confirmed circumstances of coronavirus has crossed 1.5 million globally with greater than 100,000 deaths reported. US circumstances topped 4,72,000 on Friday and have been rising by 30,000 to 35,000 circumstances a day as testing turns into extra obtainable.
HAPPY GOOD FRIDAY TO ALL!
— Donald J. Trump (@actualDonaldTrump) April 10, 2020
This is how individuals reacted to Trump’s put up:
This is a solemn day for Christians. It’s not referred to as Happy Friday. Like not figuring out what the importance of Pearl Harbor was, I’d recommend the President would not know what occurred on Good Friday in response to the scriptures.
— Joe Lockhart (@joelockhart) April 10, 2020
I’m not even Catholic and I do know that Good Friday is just not a cheerful vacation.
— David Weissman (@davidmweissman) April 10, 2020
Good Friday is the day Jesus died. Not certain that could be a “Happy” vacation for the those who commemorate it.
But I’m certain you already knew that, being an amazing Christian.
The Third Corinthian
— J-L Cauvin (@JLCauvin) April 10, 2020
Just one other proof you recognize completely NOTHING about Christianity. There’s nothing glad about Good Friday. Wait for Easter Sunday.
— Chidi®️ (@ChidiNwatu) April 10, 2020