Reflection on the Cross of Christ Marks Good Friday Worldwide

Christians around the world united Friday in solemn remembrance of the sufferings of Christ on the cross. Through processions and reflection, the faithful sought to understand the sacrifice of Jesus.

Reflection on the Cross of Christ Marks Good FridaA Christian pilgrim cries as she and others walk along the Via Dolorosa, where Christians believe Christ walked on his way to his crucifixion, in east Jerusalem's Old City during Good Friday processions, Friday, March 25, 2005. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)

In Jerusalem, through narrow, cobblestone streets, Christian Pilgrims retraced the traditional path of Jesus