March 26, 2012
In Jerusalem's Church of the Holy Sepulcher March 18, a priest  lights a candle in front of a picture of Coptic Orthodox Pope Shenouda III of Alexandria, Egypt. Pope Shenouda, patriarch of the Coptic Orthodox Church for 41 years, died March 17 at age 88.

CNS photo | Ammar Awad, Reuters

Coptic leader dies

In Jerusalem's Church of the Holy Sepulcher March 18, a priest lights a candle in front of a picture of Coptic Orthodox Pope Shenouda III of Alexandria, Egypt.

Pope Shenouda, patriarch of the Coptic Orthodox Church for 41 years, died March 17 at age 88.