Worshippers around the world take part in the Good Friday ritual before Easter
Good Friday is the day most followers carry out the enactment of the crucifixion of Jesus before he is resurrected on Easter Sunday. (Photo: AP)
Good Friday is the day most followers carry out the enactment of the crucifixion of Jesus before he is resurrected on Easter Sunday. (Photo: AP)
People carry a statue of Jesus Christ during a Holy Week procession on Good Friday in Regla, a town just across the bay from Havana, Cuba. (Photo: AP)
People carry a statue of Jesus Christ during a Holy Week procession on Good Friday in Regla, a town just across the bay from Havana, Cuba. (Photo: AP)
La Escuela de Cristo Catholic Church penitents burn incense during an afternoon procession through the streets of Antigua in Guatemala. (Photo: AP)
La Escuela de Cristo Catholic Church penitents burn incense during an afternoon procession through the streets of Antigua in Guatemala. (Photo: AP)
Church groups carry representations of Christ on the cross as they walk in a procession to church. (Photo: AP)
Church groups carry representations of Christ on the cross as they walk in a procession to church. (Photo: AP)
A hooded woman carries a wooden cross during a Holy Week procession in Taxco, Guerrero state, Mexico. (Photo: AP)
A hooded woman carries a wooden cross during a Holy Week procession in Taxco, Guerrero state, Mexico. (Photo: AP)
A faithful Catholic lights a torch as he participates in the "Tanarandy" town procession, south of Asuncion, Paraguay. (Photo: AP)
A faithful Catholic lights a torch as he participates in the "Tanarandy" town procession, south of Asuncion, Paraguay. (Photo: AP)
Catholic faithful of Paraguay carry a Virgin statue in a "Tanarandy" town procession, south of Asuncion, Paraguay on Good Friday. (Photo: AP)
Catholic faithful of Paraguay carry a Virgin statue in a "Tanarandy" town procession, south of Asuncion, Paraguay on Good Friday. (Photo: AP)
A hooded penitent from the Cristo del Mercado brotherhood, silhouetted by the Segovia cathedral, carries a wooden cross as taking part in a traditional annual Holy Week procession in Segovia, Spain. (Photo: AP)
A hooded penitent from the Cristo del Mercado brotherhood, silhouetted by the Segovia cathedral, carries a wooden cross as taking part in a traditional annual Holy Week procession in Segovia, Spain. (Photo: AP)