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Doing -- -- -- Easter is not just about this the -- -- and the bunnies.
One point two billion Catholics around the world celebrating the resurrection of Christ.
And Conner Powell joins us live from the holy land this Easter Sunday good morning -- Good morning -- -- Francis celebrated his first Easter since being elected -- just about.
Three weeks or so ago Saint Peter's Square in -- was packed full of Christians and Catholics from all over the world.
It's estimated some 250000.
People are on hand to hear him speak.
The newly elected pontiff issued a call for peace.
Since the elected Pope just three weeks -- Francis is placed -- special emphasis on helping the war and those in need in breaking with Catholic tradition on Thursday.
He wash the feet of both men and women during -- holy Thursday service.
Now in Iraq Catholics flocked to churches amid very very tight security several hundred people celebrated mass in saint Joseph's church in Baghdad.
Meanwhile here in the holy land both Protestant and Catholic celebrated Easter services at the church of the holy -- -- this is the site where Christians believe.
Jesus was crucified buried and resurrected.
Now Christians from the Eastern Orthodox Church will celebrate Easter and about three or four weeks some years both religions and all of christianity celebrates Easter at the same time but this year it happens -- fallen about a amongst difference -- so -- All right thank you so much --
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