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LIVESTREAM: Pope Francis presides over Easter Sunday Mass followed by Urbi...

Pope Francis presides over the Easter Sunday mass at St Peter's Basilica in Vatican City on Sunday, April 17.

Photos: Easter Vigil

The Easter Vigil is a liturgy held in traditional Christian churches as the first official celebration of the Resurrection of Jesus

LIVESTREAM: Pope Francis presides over Easter Vigil Mass 2022

Live from St. Peter's Basilica, we bring you this year's Easter Vigil Mass. Easter Vigil is the first official celebration of the Resurrection of...

LIVESTREAM: Pope Francis leads Way of the Cross in the Colosseum

Pope Francis leads the Way of the Cross in front of a packed crowd in the Colosseum on Friday, April 15, 2022 (Rome time).

LIVESTREAM: Pope Francis leads Good Friday Celebration of the Passion of...

Pope Francis is leading this year's Easter celebration with large numbers of people expected to attend the Holy Week ceremonies for the first time since the pandemic

Photos: ‘Way of the Cross’

Many towns in the predominantly Catholic Philippines stage various versions of the "Passion and Death of Jesus" on Good Friday

Pope Francis washes prisoners’ feet at Mass on Holy Thursday

Pope Francis described Christ’s action as “a strange thing” in this world: “Jesus washing the feet of the traitor, the one who sells him”

Pope Francis at Chrism Mass: The devil tempts priests with ‘hidden...

Pope Francis encouraged priests to set their temptations before Jesus, so that they can acknowledge them and reject them

Photos: ‘Penitensya’ (A Holy Week devotion in the Philippines)

Penitents consider these acts to be mortification of the flesh to ask forgiveness for sins, to fulfil a vow, or to express gratitude

Photos: Faithful in Philippines’ Bulacan province ‘arrest’ Jesus

Self-flagellations and crucifixions are some of the popular forms of rituals that Filipino Catholics participate in during the Holy Week

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