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# Jesus Christ

All time
# Jerusalem
'The colour of hope': Tomb of Jesus restored to former glory in time for Easter visitors
Religious leaders in traditional robes addressed a ceremony at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre yesterday.
# Church of the Holy Sepulchre
Tomb of Jesus Christ completes €3.7 million renovation
The church contains the area where Jesus is believed to have been crucified.
# Jesus Christ
Priest who smashed statue in church blames stress and fatigue
The priest in question has form in this area.
# Jesus Christ
Mourinho slams referee over Fabregas red card
Jose Mourinho was enraged at the prospect of Cesc Fabregas serving a three-match following the Spaniard’s sending off against West Brom.
# turin shroud
Does this piece of cloth show Jesus Christ's face, or is it a fake?
One million people have booked in to see it when it goes on display from today.
One in five children think Jesus Christ plays for Chelsea - survey
They were given several options, including ‘X Factor contestant’ and ‘astronaut’.
# hell no
A US teen was arrested for simulating oral sex with a statue of Jesus
He posted photos of the act on Facebook. *facepalm*
# Bad timing
'Jesus Christ!' - Tiger Woods wasn't happy with Open photographers
The American shot an impressive three-under par despite the distractions at Royal Liverpool.
# Jesus Christ
Ah Jaysus: the story of the Resurrection, dubbed Irish-style
If it happened here…
# not the messiah
No, it's not an Easter apparition. This face of Jesus in a field in Drogheda is art
The portrait covers two acres and was created using fertiliser to help bring out the image from the surrounding grass.
# passion 2014
PHOTOS: A Limerick village re-staged Christ's crucifixion today - in stunning detail
The event, in Nicker parish, is one of the largest and post detailed re-enactments of the Passion of Christ ever staged in Ireland.
# Philippines
Pictures: Millions of barefoot devotees take part in Manila 'Black Nazarene' procession
Some nine million Catholics packed the streets of the Filipino capital to honour a statue of Jesus they believe has miraculous powers.
Column: What was the Christmas Star?
According to the Bible story, the Star of Bethlehem – or the Christmas Star – led the Three Wise men to the birth of Jesus 2,000 years ago. But was it an actual astronomic event?
# one popular guy
Jesus Christ named the number one "historical meme"
Justin Bieber is all the way down at number 8,633. Thank GOD.
# tennessee
Judge orders baby Messiah's name to be changed as 'there's only one Jesus'
The baby boy’s mother is appealing the judge’s order.
For his next challenge Vincent Browne is taking on God
‘Challenging God with Vincent Browne’ starts tonight on TV3.
# trilogy
Pictures: Pope launches final volume of Jesus' biography
In it he reveals that the Christian calendar is based on a miscalculation and that Jesus was born several years earlier than believed.
# Apparition
'Virgin Mary' and 'Jesus Christ' attract Catholics to Malaysian hospital
Images of the sight have been posted across Facebook this morning.
# crackdown
Russian theatre shelves 'offensive' Jesus Christ Superstar
Prosecutors have launched a probe into whether the musical is offensive to devout Christians.
# stumped
'Face of Jesus' appears on cemetery tree stump
In Belfast, no less.
# Jesus Christ
Spice Girl to star as Mary Magdalene in Jesus Christ Superstar
Melanie Chisholm – or Melanie C to her fans – will star in the musical when it comes to the 02 and Odyssey Arena later this year. What other famous faces are joining her?
# easter
Archbishop says Catholics should not fear 'bringing Jesus's message into the world'
In his Easter homily, the Archbishop of Dublin Diarmuid Martin says the Church in Ireland is enduring a process of “purification”.
# Christmas
The 12 burning questions* of Xmas: Take part in religious service or not?
This and every festive day until New Year’s Eve, let distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)
# Gone Viral
Video of man chasing after his dog goes viral and sparks YouTube spin-offs
Fenton the dog sparked a stampede of red deer in a London park as well as a YouTube sensation.
# Daily Fix
The Daily Fix: Friday
Deadly protests in Syria; arrests in Northern Ireland; riots in Bristol; the Pope in space (not really); and men being nailed to a cross (really). It’s all the Daily Fix…
Last Supper actually took place on Wednesday, new book claims
A Cambridge scientist reckons marking the Last Supper on a Thursday is a miscalculation of Biblical proportions.
Filmmaker claims to have found nails used in Jesus' crucifixion
A new movie by Simcha Jacobovici claims that two artefacts found in a Tel Aviv lab could the ones used to kill Jesus.
# Death of Jesus
Pope's new book: Jews not totally to blame for Jesus's death
Excerpts of Benedict XVI’s new book, ‘Jesus of Nazareth’, show the Pope arguing that Jews were not solely responsible.