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" Holy Fire"

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Multimedia - In Pictures
4/15/2023 10:26:58 PM

World - Region
4/15/2023 7:19:38 PM
Israeli forces on Saturday beat Christian worshippers heading toward the Church of the Holy Sepulchre amid growing restrictions on the freedom of religion in Jerusalem, a video circulated by Sky News Arabia showed.

World - Region
4/24/2022 1:47:59 PM
With joyous ululations, thousands of Iraqis have celebrated for the first time the arrival of the "Holy Fire" brought from Christianity's holiest site in Jerusalem to mark Orthodox Easter.

World - Region
4/23/2022 4:57:58 PM
Christians celebrated their ``Holy Fire'' ceremony at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem on Saturday against a backdrop of rising tensions with Israel, which imposed new restrictions on attendance this year that it said were needed for safety.

World - Region
4/18/2020 3:15:57 PM

Multimedia -
4/30/2016 5:33:45 PM
Thousands of Christians have gathered in Jerusalem for the ancient fire ceremony that celebrates Jesus' resurrection.

Multimedia -
4/11/2015 7:20:18 PM
Thousands of Christian pilgrims filled Jerusalem's ancient Church of the Holy Sepulchre on Saturday for the "Holy Fire" ceremony on the eve of Orthodox Easter

Egypt - Politics
5/9/2013 7:50:58 PM
Tel Aviv issues formally apology to Egypt after Israeli police beat up Egyptian diplomats during Orthodox Easter celebrations in Jerusalem last weekend

World - Region
5/4/2013 9:02:52 PM
Throngs of Orthodox Christians filled Jerusalem's ancient Church of the Holy Sepulchre and surrounding streets for the "Holy Fire" ceremony on the eve of Orthodox Easter