In Pictures: Millions join Easter Sunday celebrations around the world

Despite concerns around his health, Pope Francis was on good form to lead celebrations across the world on Easter Sunday.

Pope Francis
Tens of thousands of worshippers packed into St Peter’s Square at the Vatican on Sunday as the Pope led Easter Sunday Mass (Alessandra Tarantino/AP)

Woman in prayer
A woman prays in St Peter’s Square at the Vatican, which was decorated with thousands of spring flowers (Andrew Medichini/AP)

Spain Holy Week
Nadie Pardo was chosen for the role in the Tudela ceremony, which is a key part of Holy Week (Alvaro Barrientos/AP)

Pakistan Easter
Pakistani Christians hold candles as they attend midnight Easter Mass at St Patrick’s Cathedral in Karachi (Fareed Khan/AP)

Israel Easter Sunday
Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem, Pierbattista Pizzaballa, led Mass at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre (Leo Correa/AP)

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