Crucifixion re-enacted ahead of Easter Sunday

The actor playing Jesus is raised up above the pilgrims in Monterrey, Mexico.
The actor playing Jesus is raised up above the pilgrims in Monterrey, Mexico. Credit: Reuters/Daniel Becerril

Pilgrims in Monterrey, Mexico, look on as an actor plays Jesus Christ on the cross in an re-enactment of the crucifixion of Christ.

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Easter around the world

Millions of Christians around the world are marking Easter this weekend with religious ceremonies, re-enactments or simply by seeing friends and family.