Christian Pilgrims Partake in the Good Friday Procession

( [email protected] ) Apr 09, 2004 08:15 AM EDT

JERUSALEM -- Holy Week march continues on in Jerusalem. Today, Christian pilgrims participated in the Good Friday procession in Jerusalem’s Old City and marched along the Via Dolorsa towards the Church of the Holy Sepulchre carrying wooden crosses. As they were tracing the traditional path of Jesus’s crucifixion and resurrection, Israeli riot police guarded (bottom photo) their way.