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Friday, 21 April, 2000, 23:04 GMT 00:04 UK
Christians mark Good Friday
Christians around the world have been celebrating Good Friday, the day on which they believe Jesus was crucified.

Jerusalem procession
Thousands in Jerusalem retraced Christ's route to crucifixion

Hooded penitents parade near Madrid
Hooded penitents paraded through Cuenca near Madrid


Other Spanish Christians gave a display of "dead dancing"

Filipinos re-enact sufferinsg of Christ
Filipinos were nailed to crosses to re-enact Christ's sufferings


A "Last Supper" was recreated in Braga, northern Portugal

Procession in West Belfast
Catholics in west Belfast held a "Stations of the Cross" procession

Chinese Christians
Chinese Christians celebrated the annual rites in Shanghai

Pope
The Pope led a torchlit procession in Rome

A man dressed as Jesus marches to the cross in Bogota, Colombia
A Colombian man went to the cross in Bogota

A re-enactment of Christ's way of the cross in Chiapas, Mexico
Mexicans in Chiapas re-enacted Christ's way of the cross

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