Lanterns above the Stone of Unction in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, Old City Jerusalem, Israel

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Lanterns above the Stone of Unction in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, Old City Jerusalem, Israel
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Faithful Christians pray at the Stone of Unction or Stone of Anointing in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in the Old City of Jerusalem, Israel. Tradition says this is the spot where Jesus Christ's body was prepared for burial by Joseph of Arimathea. People believe objects rubbed on the stone will be blessed.
Location: JERUSALEM, ISRAEL