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Filipino barefoot devotees climb to touch the image of the Black Nazarene during a rowdy procession to celebrate it’s 402nd anniversary Friday, Jan. 9, 2009 in Manila, Philippines. Tens of thousands of Filipino Catholic devotees have jammed the streets of Manila for a chance to touch the black image of Jesus Christ known as the Black Nazarene which many believe can deliver miracles. (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez)