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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 »

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 »

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

The ornate shrine known as the Edicule encloses what is believed to be the tomb of Jesus Christ inside the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem. The shrine has just undergone a year-long restoration. Photograph by Oded Balilty, AP for National ...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 »

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.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; 4,230 shares. The renovated ...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 »

Newly restored shrine surrounding 'Jesus's tomb' unveiled - The Hindu

The edicule surrounding the tomb in the shrine is a key part of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem's Old City. The newly restored shrine surrounding what is believed to be Jesus's tomb was unveiled at a ceremony in Jerusalem's Old City on ...and more »

One of Christianity's Holiest Sites Gets Its Grand Unveiling - Smithsonian

The Church of the Holy Sepulchre, located in Jerusalem's Old City, houses one of Christianity's most sacred monuments: an ornate shrine, believed to have been built over the cave where Jesus of Nazareth was buried and resurrected. Throughout centuries ...and more »

Tomb of Jesus reopens in Jerusalem after restoration - Jerusalem Post Israel News

Restoration works were completed at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem, where according to Christian belief Jesus's body was buried. By REUTERS. March 20, 2017 16:16. > Israeli brewery resurrects beer recipe from time of Jesus. Share on ...and more »