Armenian clergymen pray inside the Grotto at the Church of the Nativity in the biblical West Bank city of Bethlehem, believed to be the birthplace of Jesus Christ, on December 24, 2012. Thousands of Palestinians and tourists were flocking to Bethlehem to mark Christmas at the site where many believe Jesus Christ was born. While most Armenians celebrate Christmas on January 6, Armenians in Jerusalem mark the birth of Jesus on January 18, according to the ancient Julian calendar. AFP PHOTO/MUSA AL-SHAER
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A man poses with a full back piece of Jesus Christ by Frankie Lee's Tattoo Parlour during the Australian Tattoo & Body Art Expo at Royal Hall of Industries, Moore Park on March 13, 2015 in Sydney, Australia. The Australian Tattoo & Body Art Expo is the largest of its kind in the southern hemisphere showcasing the work and culture of local and international tattoo artists.
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Actor James Burke-Dunsmore hangs on the cross as Jesus during the Wintershall's 'The Passion of Jesus' production on Good Friday in Trafalgar Square on April 3, 2015 in London, England. Good Friday is a Christian religious holiday before Easter Sunday, which commemorates the crucifixion of Jesus Christ on the cross. The Wintershall's theatrical production of 'The Passion of Jesus' includes a cast of 100 actors, horses, a donkey and authentic costumes of Roman soldiers in the 12th Legion of the Roman Army.
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Members of the 'Santa Casa Misericordia' place an image of Jesus Christ into a float during a ceremony on April 3, 2015 in Monsanto, in Idanha A Nova region, near Castelo Branco, Portugal. Dressed in traditional costumes local people take part in rituals, processions and chants recreating events related to Jesus Christ's life. Easter week is widely celebrated across the Iberia Peninsula.
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Indonesian Catholics participate in a re-enactment of the crucifixion of Jesus Christ on Good Friday at Gandul hills on April 03, 2015 in Wonogiri, Central Java, Indonesia. Catholics make up approximately 3% of the population of the predominantly Muslim country.
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Christian devotees enact a scene of crucifixion of Jesus on the Cross at St Francis cathedral during Good Friday procession on April 3, 2015 in Bhopal, India. Christian believers around the world mark the Holy Week of Easter in celebration of the crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus Christ.
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A worshipper pauses while holding the cross during the Way of the Cross procession over the Brooklyn Bridge on April 3, 2015 in New York City. The Way of the Cross is a traditional Catholic procession recalling the suffering and death of Jesus Christ and often includes Gospel readings, choral music and readings at stations along the way. This is 20th anniversary of the procession across the iconic bridge. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images