Thousands of christian pilgrims from all over the world took part in the Good Friday procession along the Via Dolorosa, following the steps of Jesus.
LV PAN Jerusalem.
GV Dome of Rock.
Al Aqsa Mosque, TILT DOWN TO people at prayer
CU Sign "Via Dolorosa"
TV & SV People carry cross in procession (4 shots)
SV Third Station of the Cross.
SV PAN People pray at third Station
TV PAN Crowd carry cross and sing
CU PAN Fourth Station
TV & SV People in procession with cross
LV Procession arrives at Holy Sepulchre
TV People pray at Holy Sepulchre.
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Background: Thousands of christian pilgrims from all over the world took part in the Good Friday procession along the Via Dolorosa, following the steps of Jesus. The continual flow of groups made its way along the Stations of the Cross, and finally entered the Holy Sepulchre.
The Israeli Tourist Office reports that the influx of tourists for Easter exceeds last year's figure by 100 per cent. This year's Good Friday coincides with one of the most important Jewish festivals--Passover.