In Pictures: Christians celebrate Holy Fire in Jerusalem

Thousands of Christian worshipers pack into Church of the Holy Sepulchre for lighting ceremony on Easter's eve.

By REUTERS
April 19, 2014 20:46
1 minute read.
Holy Fire

Worshippers take part in the Christian Orthodox Holy Fire ceremony at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem.. (photo credit: REUTERS)

 
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Thousands of Christian worshipers on Saturday celebrated Easter's Holy Fire ceremony at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem.

The Holy Fire is considered a miracle occurring every year on Holy Saturday, the day preceding Orthodox Easter Sunday.



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