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sepulchre

(US), sepulcher
a separate alcove in some medieval churches in which the Eucharistic elements were kept from Good Friday until the Easter ceremonies
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With hundreds of other pilgrims from all over the world, I have stood in line to spend a moment or two in the Holy Sepulchre.
The fire mysteriously ignites behind the altar of the Holy Sepulchre church, built at the site where Jesus Christ was buried and was resurrected on Easter.
The Christian communities emphasised that the Church of the Holy Sepulchre and the Way of Sorrows are solely of Palestinian heritage and that none of the various occupiers over hundreds of years had dared to restrict worship in them or to put in place conditions controlling access to them for worship.
The Holy Sepulchre is known locally as the Miners' Church because of its strong links to the industry.
He was on his way to the Church of Holy Sepulchre to celebrate Joyous Saturday on the eve of Coptic Easter.
The Church of the Holy Sepulchre has for centuries been one of the most important pilgrimage destinations for millions of Christians as the purported site of the crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus Christ.
com has recently launched its new iPad 'Jerusalem 3D Tour' apps: Holy Sepulchre 3D, Western Wall 3D and Dome of the Rock 3D.
Service to be held at Ashington Parish Church of the Holy Sepulchre on Thursday 20th September at 1.
Twal, the most senior Roman Catholic in the Middle East, evoked the "fear" of Christians in the region in the traditional address, delivered at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem s Old City.
Interment will be in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Rensselaer.
In short synopses of buildings and themes that include the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem, the possible influence of Etruscan sepulchres on Alberti, and early Renaissance concepts of different eras of Roman architecture, Tanner proposes the importance of these early models in considering the broad influence and meaning of Bramante's great church.
We will select a sepulchre and apply nanotechnology on it.