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1 Sara Di Diego = "The basics of this ceremony is: "blue light emanates within Jesus Christ's tomb (usually rising from the marble slab covering the stone bed believed to be that upon which Jesus' body was placed for burial) now in the Holy Sepulchre, which eventually forms a column containing a form of fire, from which candles are lit, which are then used to light the candles of the clergy and pilgrims in attendance. The fire is also said to spontaneously light other lamps and candles around the church.  Pilgrims and clergy claim that the Holy Fire does not burn them."Work Cited:"
2 Sara Di Diego = "This ceremony apparently started in 162 AD.Work Cited:"
3 Sara Di Diego = "There is a belief that the Holy Spirit lands on the tomb in the form of a dove and then lights the fire with lightening.Work Cited:"