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James Burke-Dunsmore performs the role of Jesus in "The Passion of Jesus" by the Wintershall Players on Good Friday in Trafalgar Square in London.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: BEN STANSALL / AFP/Getty Images

Onlookers watch as worshipers carrying bamboo torches march in the traditional Procession of the Torches through the historic center of town during Holy Week festivities in Paraty, Brazil.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Mario Tama / Getty Images

Members of the Santisimo Cristo del Salvador brotherhood pray on the beach in Valencia, Spain.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: David Ramos / Getty Images

Father Fernando Ferrera kneels to wash feet of parishioners as part of the Holy Week celebration at Our Lady Queen of Angels Church in Los Angeles.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times

Women light candles on Good Friday at St. Clement Christian Orthodox church in Skopje, Macedonia.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Boris Grdanoski / Associated Press

Catholic worshipers transfer a statue of Jesus Christ from one church to another by wooden boat during Holy Week celebrations in Larantuka, Indonesia.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Ulet Ifansasti / Getty Images

Orthodox Christian pilgrims hold wooden crosses during a Good Friday procession in Jerusalem.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Lior Mizrahi / Getty Images

Members of the El Nazareno brotherhood participate in the procession of Jesus of Nazareth in the indigenous town of Izalco, El Salvador.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JOSE CABEZAS / AFP/Getty Images

Mountaineer Dawa Tashi Sherpa, a survivor of an avalanche on Mt. Everest, lies in intensive care at Grandi International Hospital in Kathmandu, Nepal.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: PRAKASH MATHEMA / AFP/Getty Images

A relative weeps as she waits for missing passengers of a sunken ferry at Jindo port in South Korea.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Chung Sung-Jun / Getty Images

A police officer escapes a Molotov cocktail during clashes in Caracas, Venezuela.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JUAN BARRETO / AFP/Getty Images

A Palestinian child gestures toward a member of the Israeli security forces in Jerusalem.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: AHMAD GHARABLI / AFP/Getty Images

A member of the national emergency services personnel runs in front of a burning building following a reported barrel bombing attack in Aleppo, Syria.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: BARAA AL-HALABI / AFP/Getty Images

An accused thief is in pain after being attacked by a man with a machete and sticks in Bangui, Central African Republic. Foreign journalists intervened and stopped the beating, as the crowd shouted, "He is a thief, he must die."

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jerome Delay / Associated Press

Students, friends and family line up to sign a poster memorializing Dorsey High student Jennifer Bonilla, one of the five students killed in last week's bus crash in Orland, Calif.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times

Anaheim Ducks center Mathieu Perreault celebrates after scoring a goal against the Dallas Stars at the Honda Center in Anaheim. The Ducks won Game 1 of the playoff series.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times

A National Park Service photo of P-22, a 4-year-old male mountain lion that was recaptured in late March by Park Service biologists. The mountain lion, known to traverse the hills in and around Los Angeles' largest park, has been exposed to rat poison and is suffering from mange.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: National Park Service

A man playing the role of Jesus Christ is whipped as he carries a wooden cross as part of popular rituals in penance for one's sins on Holy Thursday in Manila, Asia's bastion of Catholicism. Although the church does not endorse such practices, they continue to be carried out by the faithful in a country that is at least 80% Catholic.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JAY DIRECTO / AFP/Getty Images

A Jewish man raises Torah scrolls during the Cohanim prayer (priest's blessing) during the Pesach (Passover) holiday at the Western Wall in the Old City of Jerusalem. Thousands of Jews make the pilgrimage to Jerusalem during the eight-day Pesach holiday, which commemorates the Israelites' exodus from slavery in Egypt some 3,500 years ago.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: THOMAS COEX / AFP/Getty Images

A woman stands by a fire she lit near a grave in the village of Copaciu, southern Romania. Part of a Holy Week tradition, Romanians visit, on Maundy Thursday, the graves of their loved ones, light fires and share food with community members in memory of the departed.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Andreea Alexandru / Associated Press

Armed pro-Russia activists block a column of Ukrainian men riding on Armored Personnel Carriers in the eastern Ukrainian city of Kramatorsk.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ANATOLII STEPANOV / AFP/Getty Images

A girl is surrounded by tulips at Keukenhof, in Lisse, near Amsterdam. Keukenhof is a showcase for the Dutch floricultural industry, with a special emphasis on flowering bulbs.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Peter Dejong / Associated Press

Visitors stroll Hadrian's Wall at Birdoswald, England. The wall was started in AD 122 on the orders of Emperor Hadrian to keep the Picts from Scotland out of England. A referendum on whether Scotland should be an independent country will take place next fall.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jeff J Mitchell / Getty Images

Ali Benflis, center, opposition leader and main rival to Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, speaks to the press after casting his vote in the presidential elections at a polling station in Algiers. Former Prime Minister Benflis ran against Bouteflika in 2004 but lost heavily, charging that the vote was rigged.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: PATRICK BAZ / AFP/Getty Images

Volunteers move debris away from the area affected by a fire in Valparaiso, Chile. The Chilean government said about 2,900 houses were destroyed.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MARIO RUIZ / EPA

A mother holds her sleeping child during a campaign rally by Kashmir's main pro-India opposition, the People's Democratic Party. Party patron Mufti Mohammed Syeed (unseen) addressed the rally amid tight security on the outskirts of Srinagar. Indians began voting April 7 in the world's biggest election, which is set to sweep the Hindu nationalist opposition to power at a time of low growth, anger over corruption and warnings about religious unrest.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: TAUSEEF MUSTAFA / AFP/Getty Images

A veterinary staff member of the Sumatran Orangutan Conservation Program in the Sibolangit district of northern Sumatra island examines a 14-year-old male orangutan found with air gun metal pellets embedded in its body.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: SUTANTA ADITYA / AFP/Getty Images

Students at Danwon High School hold letters for classmates who are among the missing passengers of a South Korean capsized ferry, in Ansan. Rescuers worked frantically to find around 300 people -- mostly schoolchildren -- missing after a South Korean ferry capsized, with prospects of pulling survivors from the submerged vessel dimming as emotions boiled over among anguished relatives.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: TRUTH LEEM / AFP/Getty Images

A woman offers prayers during a candlelight vigil at Danwon High School in Ansan, South Korea, for the missing passengers of a sunken ferry.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Woohae Cho / Associated Press

People donate blood to mark Myanmar New Year at Shwedagon pagoda in Yangon. The day is celebrated with visits to the pagoda, donations of food, birds or fish and the paying of respects to seniors.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: LYNN BO BO / EPA

A South Korean coast guard helicopter is used in the rescue some of the 477 passengers and crew aboard a ferry that capsized on its way to Jeju island from Incheon. South Korean officials said as many as 295 people were still unaccounted for.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: AFP/Getty Images

Coast guard members search for passengers near a South Korean ferry that capsized on its way to Jeju island from Incheon.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: DONG-A ILBO / AFP/Getty Images

Relatives wait for missing family members at a harbor in Jindo, South Korea, as rescue teams, including elite navy SEAL divers, raced to find up to 293 people missing from a capsized ferry carrying 459 passengers and crew -- mostly high school students bound for a holiday island.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JUNG YEON-JE / AFP/Getty Images

Pro-Russian activists block a column of Ukrainian armored personnel carriers in the eastern Ukrainian city of Kramatorsk. Ukraine's security service said it had intercepted communications showing that Russian commanders in the separatist east had issued pro-Kremlin militants "shoot-to-kill" orders after Kiev launched an operation to oust them.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ANATOLIY STEPANOV / AFP/Getty Images

Demonstrators protest the upcoming FIFA World Cup soccer tournament this year and demand better public transport services, in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Brazil has witnessed months of protests against the estimated $11-billion price tag for the tournament, with demonstrators saying the money would have been better spent on improving poor public services.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MIGUEL SCHINCARIOL / AFP/Getty Images

Penitents from "Jesus del Via Crucis" brotherhood cross a bridge as they take part in a procession in Zamora, Spain. Hundreds of processions take place throughout the country during Holy Week.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Andres Kudacki / Associated Press

Members of the Ecologist Party in the French eastern region hold a giant European Union flag during a flash mob in front of the cathedral in Strasbourg as part of the campaign for the upcoming European elections.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: PATRICK HERTZOG / AFP/Getty Images

A zebra born in December, left, plays with its mother while it is shown to public for the first time at the zoo in Wuppertal, Germany.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Frank Augstein / Associated Press

Catherine, duchess of Cambridge, meets with fans outside Sydney's iconic landmark Opera House. William, his wife Kate and their son Prince George are on a three-week tour of New Zealand and Australia.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: SAEED KHAN / AFP/Getty Images

Relatives grieve during the funeral in Jerusalem of an Israeli policeman who was killed by Palestinian militants near the West Bank city of Hebron while driving with his wife and young son, who was also injured in the attack, to a Passover dinner.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ABIR SULTAN / EPA

Goodness Adams, a 10-month-old baby who survived a bus station bomb explosion, is carried by her aunt, Grace Sabo, in an ambulance to be reunited with her mother in Abuja, Nigeria. The baby was lost in the chaos of the blast aftermath.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Sunday Alamba / Associated Press

An Afghan confectionery worker makes traditional sweets at a factory in Herat, Afghanistan.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: AREF KARIMI / AFP/Getty Images

A woman tends the grave site of a loved one at the makeshift mass grave site at San Joaquin Parish in Tacloban, Philippines. People continue to rebuild their lives five months after Typhoon Haiyan struck the coast on Nov. 8, 2013, leaving more than 6,000 dead and many more homeless.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Chris McGrath / Getty Images

A man carries mannequins outside a shopping area in Jakarta, Indonesia.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MAST IRHAM / EPA

People take part in celebrations for Thingyan, a water festival which marks the country's new year in Yangon, Myanmar.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: SOE THAN WIN / AFP/Getty Images

The Elks Lodge in San Pedro nearly burned to the ground early Tuesday after a fire started sometime in the middle of the night -- the second blaze on the property this week.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Irfan Khan / Los Angeles Times

The moon takes on a reddish hue during Monday night's eclipse, seen from the Griffith Observatory.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Lawrence K. Ho / Los Angeles Times

People pack the Griffith Observatory grounds for the lunar eclipse viewing event.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Lawrence K. Ho / Los Angeles Times

Syrian rescue workers gesture after reported airstrikes by government forces in Aleppo.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: BARAA AL-HALABI / AFP

Neil Hock, 44, wades through floodwater in Sanford, Mich., after three days of heavy storms.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Tim Goessman / The Saginaw News

A spring storm leaves its mark in Detroit.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Paul Sancya / Associated Press

Harold Robbins salvages belongings from his overturned and ripped open trailer in Gautier, Miss., after a storm Tuesday that also downed trees and power lines.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Amanda McCoy / The Sun Herald

Ultra-Orthodox Jews burn leavened products in Brooklyn. Monday was the start of Passover.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ANDREW GOMBERT / EPA

Orthodox Christian women rest their faces on a marble stone inside the Church of the Holy Sepulcher in Jerusalem's Old City during Holy Week.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JIM HOLLANDER / EPA

Boston Marathon bombing survivor Erika Brannock, a preschool teacher from the Baltimore area, and her mother, Carol Downing, right, walk across the finish line after a remembrance ceremony on Boylston Street a year after the attack.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Elise Amendola / Associated Press

Sunset dapples the Empire Polo Grounds on the third day of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in Indio, Calif.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times

Fans revel in Empire of the Sun's performance at the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in Indio, Calif.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times

Bubba Watson reacts after winning his second Masters tournament at Augusta National in Augusta, Ga.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JIM WATSON / AFP/Getty Images

Tony Boland, 79, plays flute during band practice at Kennedy Elementary School in Dubuque, Iowa. Boland is a volunteer at the school who practices and plays with the school's band.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jessica Reilly / TELEGRAPH HERALD

Ultra-Orthodox Jews in Bnei Brak, Israel, burn leavened items in preparation for Passover.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JACK GUEZ / AFP/Getty Images

Pro-Russian men storm a police station in Horlivka, Ukraine.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Efrem Lukatsky / Associated Press

A pro-Russia militiaman guards a barricade in front of the flag of the so-called Donetsk Republic outside a regional police building in Slavyansk, Ukraine.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ANATOLIY STEPANOV / AFP/Getty Images

Day laborers take a break after loading a truck at a coal yard on the outskirts of Kabul, Afghanistan.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: SHAH MARAI / AFP/Getty Images

Cattle herders stand among their animals in a field in Terekeka, South Sudan. Conflict in South Sudan has triggered a serious risk of famine, the United Nations has warned.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ALI NGETHI / AFP/Getty Images

The Songkran festival in Chiang Mai, Thailand, included a good-natured water fight.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Taylor Weidman / Getty Images

Prince William performs a traditional Maori greeting during a visit in Christchurch, New Zealand.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Chris Jackson / Getty Images

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Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. In South Korea this week, South Korean coast guard members rescue some of the 477 passengers and crew aboard a ferry that capsized on its way to Jeju Island from Incheon. South Korean officials said as many as 295 people were still unaccounted for. Read story.

There was a bountiful offering of Good Friday and Holy Week images from around the world. Worshipers march while carrying bamboo torches during the traditional Procession of the Torches through the historic center in Paraty, Brazil; worshipers of the Santisimo Cristo del Salvador brotherhood pray around the crucifix on the beach in Valencia, Spain; and Father Fernando Ferrera kneels to wash the feet of parishioners at Our Lady Queen of Angels Church in Los Angeles.

Kramatorsk, Ukraine: Armed pro-Russia activists block a column of Ukrainian men riding on armored personnel carriers in the eastern Ukrainian city of Kramatorsk.

Sibolangit, Indonesia: A veterinary staff member of the Sumatran Orangutan Conservation Program conducts medical examinations on a 14-year-old male orangutan found with air gun metal pellets embedded in its body.

Indio: The stars were out at the sun-baked Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in Indio. The festival attracts thousands of people. There will be a second installment of the festival this weekend. More photos

Augusta, Ga.: Bubba Watson reacts after putting on the 18th green during the 78th Masters golf tournament at Augusta National, where he won his second Masters. More photos

Los Angeles: A National Park Service photo of P-22, a 4-year-old male mountain lion that was recaptured in late March by Park Service biologists. The mountain lion, known to traverse the hills in and around Los Angeles’ largest park,  has been exposed to rat poison and is suffering from mange.

Tacloban, Philippines: A woman tends to the grave site of a loved one at a makeshift mass grave site at San Joaquin Parish in Tacloban as people continue to rebuild their lives five months after Typhoon Haiyan struck, leaving more than 6,000 dead and many more homeless.

Add stops in Spain, Germany, Afghanistan, New Zealand, Israel, Myanmar and South Sudan to round out the report.

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