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Christ's Tomb Now Open to Public After $4M Restoration - Nature World News

The burial site of Jesus Christ's body, where he's believed to have been lain to rest and then resurrected after his crucifixion, is now open to the public at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem. One of the holiest places in Christianity, the ...and more »

Thousands gather to see restored site of Jesus's tomb in Jerusalem - Jerusalem Post Israel News

Thousands of pilgrims and clergy members from across the globe gathered on Wednesday morning in the Old City's Christian Quarter to view Jesus's recently restored tomb in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre. The last time the tomb, considered one of the ...and more »

Church leaders: Restoration on Jesus' tomb signals new cooperation - National Catholic Reporter

Jerusalem — Less than a year after restoration work began, the Edicule — the traditional site of Jesus' burial and resurrection — was inaugurated in an ecumenical ceremony led by representatives of the Roman Catholic, Greek Orthodox, and Armenian ...and more »

Tomb Of Jesus Reopens For Pilgrims In Jerusalem After Costly Restoration - The Inquisitr

The tomb of Jesus within the grounds of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem is set to formally reopen on Wednesday following an intensive $4 million restoration, several reports on Monday revealed. The project was undertaken by a team of ...and more »

Restoration of Jesus's tomb completed in Jerusalem - Financial Times

The ancient Jerusalem shrine revered since the Roman era as the place where Jesus was laid to rest has been rescued from potential collapse and renovated after a year-long, internationally funded effort by Greek restorers. The 19th-century building ...and more »

Jesus's tomb unveiled after $4m restoration - The Guardian

Wednesday's ceremony will mark completion of nine-month renovation of most sacred monument in Christianity. Harriet Sherwood Religion correspondent. @harrietsherwood. Tue 21 Mar 2017 06.26 EDT Last modified on Mon 27 Nov 2017 22.23 EST. Share on ...and more »

Exclusive: Tomb of Christ at Risk of 'Catastrophic' Collapse - National Geographic

Scientists have discovered that there is a "very real risk" that the holiest site in Christianity may collapse if nothing is done to shore up its unstable foundations. A scientific team from the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA), which has ...and more »

Jerusalem church where Jesus was buried reopening after restoration - New York Daily News

A team of scientists and restorers has completed work on the site of the tomb of Jesus in Jerusalem's Old City, and it will be re-opened to the public on Wednesday. The group has worked for the past nine months at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre and ...and more »

Historic restoration of Jesus's burial shrine in Jerusalem completed - The Times of Israel

In October, when conservation work was in full swing, experts said they'd found original limestone bed on which Jesus was laid to rest. By Daniel Estrin 20 March 2017, 9:25 pm 4 Edit · Facebook · Twitter · email; Print; 5K shares. The renovated Edicule ...and more »

Tomb Of Jesus Is Restored In Jerusalem - NPR

The Edicule in Jerusalem's Church of the Holy Sepulchre is traditionally believed to be the site of Jesus' tomb. A $4 million restoration project, led by a Greek team, has cleaned and reinforced the structure. Sebastian Scheiner/AP hide caption. toggle ...and more »