A Jordanian soldier stands guard during a Greek Orthodox mass on the Jordanian side of the Jordan river

 
A Jordanian soldier stands guard during a Greek Orthodox mass on the Jordanian side of the Jordan river
A Jordanian soldier stands guard during a Greek Orthodox mass on the Jordanian side of the Jordan river Januray 20, 2012. Orthodox Christians flocked to the Jordan River on Friday to celebrate the feast of the Epiphany at the traditional site where it is believed John the Baptist baptised Jesus Christ. REUTERS/Majed Jaber (JORDAN - Tags: RELIGION SOCIETY MILITARY)