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A public bus is seen in downtown Rome, Italy

Coronavirus: Italy to impose nationwide lockdown for Easter - draft

The decree is expected to be approved later on Friday.

By REUTERS
12/03/2021
Easter eggs

Sacramento daily apologizes for 'antisemitic' Easter ad

On April 14, the Bee’s editor and president, Lauren Gustus, wrote “An apology: Ad with [antisemitic] language is unacceptable.”

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
18/04/2020

Coronavirus: Greek Orthodox Church forgoes Easter Via Dolorosa procession

The clerics were granted entry to the building, and soon afterwards the sound of prayers could be heard from within.

By REUTERS
17/04/2020

During the coronavirus outbreak, there are no exceptions to the rules

This applies equally to all religions with no exemptions, including Jews celebrating Passover, Christians celebrating Easter and Muslims observing Ramadan. Everyone.

By MICAH D. HALPERN
13/04/2020
Salam Al Bandak works with children during an outdoor workshop.

Palestinian woman creates Easter workshops amid coronavirus lockdown

Bethlehem artist uses internet to teach families how to make holiday decorations

By DIMA ABUMARIA/ THE MEDIA LINE
13/04/2020

Ahead of Easter, pope urges Christians to be 'messengers of life'

In countries around the world Catholics followed the papal service or Masses said by priests in their own empty churches and broadcast on television or over the internet.

By REUTERS
11/04/2020
Members of the "Psalm 100" evangelical church, dressed as angels and holding placards making referen

Empty churches, food drives, Easter weekend in coronavirus-hit US starts

"Now is no time to back off," Fauci told CNN on Friday. "The virus will decide" when the country can begin to reopen.

By REUTERS
11/04/2020
Storm clouds pass over a Roman Catholic church in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S. August 14, 2018

Coronavirus: A holdout of US churches defy warnings for Easter

"Satan and a virus will not stop us," said the Reverend Tony Spell. "God will shield us from all harm and sickness."

By REUTERS
10/04/2020

On Good Friday, Jerusalem archbishop urges prayers against coronavirus

Jerusalem residents are locked down in their homes for all but essential activities, which do not include religious ceremonies.

By REUTERS
10/04/2020
A worshippers stands in front of the closed entrance door of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jer

Holy Week in the Holy Land: Easter in Jerusalem amid coronavirus

The Church of the Holy Sepulchre is closed to the public for the first time in nearly seven centuries

By JOSHUA ROBBIN MARKS/THE MEDIA LINE
10/04/2020
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