The Daily Gazette
The Locally Owned Voice Of The Capital Region
You won't know this unless you're Catholic, but when Jesus was carrying the cross to Calvary he tired and briefly leaned against a wall to rest, and his hand left an impression in the very rock. It's not in the Bible but is part of what the church calls tradition. Tourists in Jerusalem today, walking the Via Dolorosa, cannot resist putting their own hand into that depression and getting their picture taken, although this particular tourist, from the Philippines, had to be talked into it.

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