Worshippers hold up candles as they gather in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem for the Orthodox ceremony of the Holy Fire. This photograph, in Gali Tibbon’s exhibition Echoes of Christian Jerusalem.
Church of the Holy Sepulchre /ˈsɛp(ə)lkə/ (Храм Гроба Господня) was the church to which the knights of the First Crusade (крестовый поход) arrived to sing their Te Deum after capturing Jerusalem on July
Ark of the Covenant: the holy of holies. It could be in either Damascus, Ethiopia, or under the Dome of the Rock, or.under the place where Jesus was crucified, when the rock split and His blood dripped down onto the mercy seat.