Holy Sepulcher

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Noun1.Holy Sepulcher - the sepulcher in which Christ's body lay between burial and resurrectionHoly Sepulcher - the sepulcher in which Christ's body lay between burial and resurrection
capital of Israel, Jerusalem - capital and largest city of the modern state of Israel (although its status as capital is disputed); it was captured from Jordan in 1967 in the Six Day War; a holy city for Jews and Christians and Muslims; was the capital of an ancient kingdom
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"In Palestine," said Sir Richard, "battling like a brave Christian soldier for the cross and the holy sepulcher. Truly, England was an ill place for him because of Sir Walter's death and the hate of the Lancastrian's kinsmen."
As for me, I will over the salt sea, and so to Palestine to join my son in fight for the holy sepulcher."
Jerusalem, May 6 (Petra) -- Patriarch of the Holy City of Jerusalem and all Palestine and Jordan, Theophilus III, expressed his appreciation and gratitude on behalf of himself, members of the Holy Synod, the Brotherhood of the Holy Sepulchre, the clergy and members of the Greek Orthodox Church of Jerusalem for His Majesty King Abdullah II who made a donation for restoring of the Church of the Holy Sepulcher in Jerusalem at his own expense.
A large procession of Palestinians in occupied East Jerusalem gathered to receive the holy fire at the Church of Holy Sepulcher in the Old City.
During the visit to Ramallah and his meeting with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, Prince William said that the United Kingdom stands with "lasting peace for the region" Prince William also visit the Church of the Holy Sepulcher in Jerusalem, a site highly revered by Christians.
Netanyahu was then forced to freeze all measures under this law after the heads of churches in Jerusalem closed the Church of the Holy Sepulcher in protest against the law.
NNA - Father Nectarios Khairallah left Beirut this evening, accompanied by a large delegation of religious clerics, political officials and media representatives, heading to the Jordanian capital of Amman to bring the Holy Light which flooded this afternoon from the Tomb of Jesus Christ in the Church of the Holy Sepulcher in Bethlehem, Palestine, NNA correspondent at Beirut International Airport reported.
JERUSALEM * Christian leaders in the Holy Land announced they would reopen the Church of the Holy Sepulcher Feb.
Mogherini also commented on the recent closure of the Church of the Holy Sepulcher in the Old City of Jerusalem al-Quds in protest against Israeli measures, saying "The special status and the character of the city [Jerusalem al-Quds] must be preserved and respected by all."
Mortar under a slab at the heart of Jerusalem's Church of the Holy Sepulcher dates to the era of Roman Emperor Constantine, confirming historical accounts of the discovery of the place where Christians believe Jesus was entombed, researchers say.
A statement issued by his office said Serry and members of the diplomatic corps visited an Easter procession from the New Gate to the Holy Sepulcher at the invitation of the Palestinian Christian community in Jerusalem.