In Pictures: Christians commemorate Good Friday in Jerusalem

By REUTERS
April 18, 2014 17:41

Masses retrace route Jesus took along Via Dolorosa to his crucifixion in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre.




Good Friday

Christian worshippers in a procession marking Good Friday in Jerusalem's Old City April 18, 2014.. (photo credit:REUTERS)

Thousands of Christian worshipers marked Good Friday during Holy Week in Jerusalem's Old City, retracing the route Jesus took along Via Dolorosa to his crucifixion in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre.

Holy Week is celebrated in many Christian traditions during the week before Easter.


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