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AP PHOTOS: Images from Holy Week around the world

Monday - 3/25/2013, 3:54am  ET

A woman holds palm leaves in the shape of a cross during a Christian Palm Sunday procession in Lagos, Nigeria, Sunday, March 24, 2013. Palm Sunday marks the sixth and last Sunday of the Christian Holy month of Lent and the beginning of Holy Week. (AP Photo/Sunday Alamba)

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Pope Francis leans over to kiss a baby after celebrating his first Palm Sunday Mass in St. Peter's Square. Penitents in white robes and pointed white hats wait outside a church before a procession in Seville, Spain. In Port-au-Prince, Haiti, a woman grasps palm fronds and a rosary while praying during an outdoor Mass at an earthquake-damaged cathedral.

Here are some of the images from Holy Week:

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