Good Friday 2017 & Happy Easter Quotes for Cards

Good Friday Quotes

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It’s Good Friday, which is a time to send out the best wishes and celebratory words for the day, along with a Happy Easter for 2017. You may be putting together some ecards or sending out greetings and what better way to show your holiday excitement.


“To holy people the very name of Jesus is a name to feed upon, a name to transport. His name can raise the dead and transfigure and beautify the living.”
– John Henry Newman

“Unless there is a Good Friday in your life, there can be no Easter Sunday.”
– Fulton J. Sheen

“It is the resurrection that makes Good Friday good.”
– Ravi Zacharias

“Smiling is very important. If we are not able to smile, then the world will not have peace. Wishing you a peaceful Friday!”
– Thich Nhat Hanh

“What is good about Good Friday? Why isn’t it called Bad Friday? Because out of the appallingly bad came what was inexpressibly good. And the good trumps the bad, because though the bad was temporary, the good is eternal.”
– Randy Alcorn

“The great gift of Easter is hope – Christian hope which makes us have that confidence in God, in his ultimate triumph, and in his goodness and love, which nothing can shake.”
– Basil Hume

“We may say that on the first Good Friday afternoon was completed that great act by which light conquered darkness and goodness conquered sin. That is the wonder of our Savior’s crucifixion.”
– Phillips Brooks

“Good Friday is a day of sorrow mingled with joy. It is a time to grieve over the sin of man and to meditate and rejoice upon God’s love in giving His only Son for the redemption of sin.”
– David Katski

“Our Lord has written the promise of the resurrection, not in books alone but in every leaf in springtime.”
– Martin Luther

“Good Friday and Easter free us to think about other things far beyond our own personal fate, about the ultimate meaning of all life, suffering, and events; and we lay hold of a great hope.”
– Dietrich Bonhoeffer



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