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In Christianity, Holy Wednesday commemorates the Bargain of Judas as a clandestine spy among the disciples. It is also called Spy Wednesday, or Good Wednesday (in Western Christianity), and Great and Holy Wednesday (in Eastern Christianity).
|Also called||Spy Wednesday|
Holy and Great Wednesday
|Significance||commemorates the Bargain of Judas and the Parable of the Two Debtors|
|Date||Wednesday before Easter|
|Related to||Holy Week|
In Western Christianity many churches of various denominations observe the tenebrae service on Holy Wednesday.