Christians take part in Good Friday services in Jerusalem (14 images)

Christians gathered in Jerusalem on April 14, 2017 to commemorate Good Friday, the day of Jesus Christ's crucifixion. They walked the Via Dolorosa, or the "Way of Sorrow," which is the path Jesus is believed to have walked while carrying his cross to Calvary.
Updated: April 14, 2017 at 11:27 AM
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Orthodox Christians carry crosses on Good Friday in Jerusalem's Old City as they walk the Via Dolorosa. Photo by Debbie Hill/UPI
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Orthodox Christians from Ethiopia carry a cross on Good Friday in Jerusalem's Old City as they walk the Via Dolorosa. Photo by Debbie Hill/UPI
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Orthodox Christians from Ethiopia carry crosses on Good Friday in Jerusalem's Old City as they walk the Via Dolorosa. Photo by Debbie Hill/UPI
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An Israeli border police passes Orthodox Christians holding crosses on Good Friday in Jerusalem's Old City as they walk the Via Dolorosa. Photo by Debbie Hill/UPI
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An Orthodox Christian from Romania prays while holding a cross on Good Friday in Jerusalem's Old City as they walk the Via Dolorosa. Photo by Debbie Hill/UPI
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Orthodox Christians carry crosses on Good Friday in Jerusalem's Old City as they walk the Via Dolorosa. Photo by Debbie Hill/UPI
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Orthodox Christians carry crosses on Good Friday in Jerusalem's Old City as they walk the Via Dolorosa. Photo by Debbie Hill/UPI
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