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Orthodox Easter: the miracle of light

The miracle of fire, a gift from the Risen Christ, announced once again this year the Orthodox Easter. In the Basilica of the Holy Sepulchre, crowded with pilgrims, last Saturday the Greek Patriarch Theophilus III presided over the evocative rite of the Saturday of light: the prodigious lighting of a candle in the Tomb, a physical sign of the Resurrection.

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