Filipino woman penitent Percy Valencia closes her eyes as she is nailed to a wooden cross during Good Friday rituals at the municipality of Paombong, Bulacan province, northern Philippines, Friday, ... more 
Filipino woman penitent Percy Valencia closes her eyes as she is nailed to a wooden cross during Good Friday rituals at the municipality of Paombong, Bulacan province, northern Philippines, Friday, April 6, 2012. Several Filipino devotees had themselves nailed to crosses Friday to remember Jesus Christ's suffering and death, an annual rite rejected by church leaders in this predominantly Roman Catholic country. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Aaron Favila
Fri, Apr 6, 2012 5:42 AM EDT