Cuban government makes Good Friday of...

Cuban government makes Good Friday official holiday

There are 7 comments on the Free Republic story from Apr 19, 2014, titled Cuban government makes Good Friday official holiday. In it, Free Republic reports that:

After granting temporary permission for Cubans to celebrate Good Friday in 2012 and 2013, the Cuban government has decided grant a request made by Pope Benedict during his visit to the country in 2012 to make it a permanent official holiday.

Join the discussion below, or Read more at Free Republic.

Bob

Newton, NJ

#1 Apr 19, 2014
----------
After Fidel Castro assumed power in Cuba in 1959, religious holidays and practices were outlawed.
----------
WE JUST DONT CARE

Canada

#2 Apr 19, 2014
Bob wrote:
----------
After Fidel Castro assumed power in Cuba in 1959, religious holidays and practices were outlawed.
----------
Obviously things have changed for the better, as you probably have noticed, Multi-Names,(but then), NOTICING CHANGE FOR THE BETTER, IS ONE OF YOUR WEAK POINTS, ISN'T IT!

Some things never change,(in your humble(?) opinion, anyway!
Knight Templar

Newton, NJ

#3 Apr 21, 2014
WE JUST DONT CARE wrote:
<quoted text>
Obviously things have changed for the better, as you probably have noticed, Multi-Names,(but then), NOTICING CHANGE FOR THE BETTER, IS ONE OF YOUR WEAK POINTS, ISN'T IT!
Some things never change,(in your humble(?) opinion, anyway!
morcillas up yours mohamed
PAUL SHYKORA arts

Calgary, Canada

#4 Apr 21, 2014
...HAPPY EASTER..Cuba...sigh

“CUBA Y PUERTO RICO HERMANOS”

Since: Dec 06

Marco Island,Florida

#5 Apr 21, 2014
WE JUST DONT CARE wrote:
<quoted text>
Obviously things have changed for the better, as you probably have noticed, Multi-Names,(but then), NOTICING CHANGE FOR THE BETTER, IS ONE OF YOUR WEAK POINTS, ISN'T IT!
Some things never change,(in your humble(?) opinion, anyway!
So it took the dictatorship 53 years to change?
Only an aszlicker like you woild trust such monsters
(The Castro brothers).Either you are too naive or a mere Castro asz sniffer!!!I will vote for the former....naive you are not!!!
PAUL SHYKORA arts

Calgary, Canada

#6 Apr 21, 2014
..okay..so..but, vhy did they last some 53 years'...eh..???
open mind

Newton, NJ

#7 Apr 22, 2014
WE JUST DONT CARE wrote:
<quoted text>
Obviously things have changed for the better, as you probably have noticed, Multi-Names,(but then), NOTICING CHANGE FOR THE BETTER, IS ONE OF YOUR WEAK POINTS, ISN'T IT!
Some things never change,(in your humble(?) opinion, anyway!
be silent muslim terrorist

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Pope Benedict XVI Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
News Roman Catholic church only true church, says Va... (Jul '07) 51 min kent 687,172
News Boston cardinal, Jewish leaders have Holocaust ... (Feb '09) 16 hr Tom Fontaine 42
News United House of Prayer for All People: Bishop's... (Apr '08) Mon JAXON 10,631
News Catholic clergy fires back after Bannon criticism Sep 11 South Knox Hombre 1
News Evangelical Trump supporters want meeting with ... Aug '17 Ms Sassy 1
News What Divides Catholics and Protestants? (Apr '08) Aug '17 -Prince Of Darkness- 84,839
News Pope 'loves China', Vatican official says on tr... Aug '17 Harold 2
More from around the web