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Images of Holy Week


A young girl lights a candle during the Easter Vigil Mass in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in the Old City of Jerusalem. 

A decanter containing oil to be consecrated during the Chrism Mass on Holy Thursday, at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Hong Kong. 

A penitent, in traditional dress, waits to start the procession of the Ultima Cena del Salvador, or Last Supper, during Holy Week in Santiago de Compostela, Spain. Photo: CNS/Reuters

A man carries a statue of Christ on the cross while participating in a Holy Thursday procession in Izalco, El Salvador. 

Pilgrims carry palm branches during the traditional Passion Sunday procession on the Mount of Olives overlooking the Old City of Jerusalem. 

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