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Church of the Holy Sepulchre

Church of the Holy Sepulchre

Jerusalem

The church though important could not be described as beautiful nor exactly peaceful. It may hold the tomb of Jesus, but as 7 Christian churches have representation within it, the occasional interdenominational punch-up between clergy is not uncommon, and the architecture reflects this tension with a mishmash of styles. Still it is the second holiest place on earth for most Christians.

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