Tomb Of Jesus Is Restored In Jerusalem

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A restoration team Monday announced the completion of a historic renovation of one of Christianity's holiest sites — the shrine that, according to tradition, houses the tomb of Jesus. The ornate shrine, called the Edicule, sits in the center of Jerusalem's Church of the Holy Sepulchre, one of the world's oldest churches, a 12th-century building sitting on 4th-century remains in Jerusalem's Old City. According to Roman Catholic and Orthodox Christian belief, the Edicule encases the ancient cave where Jesus' body was entombed and resurrected. The Edicule shrine is built around the original cav...

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