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Pilgrims Flock to Jerusalem to Celebrate Easter

Christians around the world are celebrating Easter, marking the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead. Easter dawned in Jerusalem with a sunrise service at the Garden Tomb. The holy place is said to resemble biblical accounts of the place where Jesus was buried. Facing an ancient, empty tomb carved into a rock, the faithful sang hymns and proclaimed that “Jesus is risen.” Pilgrims came from all over the world, including Jay Rackson from the U.S. state of Iowa. “Well there’s...

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