Christians mark Palm Sunday in Jerusalem

Catholic nuns wait to participate in the traditional Palm Sunday procession on the Mount of Olives overlooking Jerusalem's old city, Sunday, April 1, 2012. Palm Sunday marks for Christians, Jesus Christ's entrance into Jerusalem, when his followers laid palm branches in his path, prior to his crucifixion. (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit)

April 1, 2012 10:37:56 AM PDT
Hundreds of Christian pilgrims marked Palm Sunday in the Holy Land on Sunday, holding masses and processions retracing Jesus' triumphant return to Jerusalem.