• The annual Easter Sunrise Service hosted U.S. Army Military District of Washington's Command Chaplain in Arlington National Cemetery's Memorial Amphitheater, April 20, 2014.

    The annual Easter Sunrise Service hosted U.S...

    The annual Easter Sunrise Service hosted U.S. Army Military District of Washington's Command Chaplain in Arlington National Cemetery's Memorial Amphitheater, April 20, 2014.

  • Col. Michael E. Brainerd, U.S. Army Military District of Washington command chaplain welcomes spectators to the annual Easter Sunrise Service hosted by the U.S. Army Military District of Washington in Arlington National Cemetery, April 20, 2014.

    Col. Michael E. Brainerd, U.S. Army Military...

    Col. Michael E. Brainerd, U.S. Army Military District of Washington command chaplain welcomes spectators to the annual Easter Sunrise Service hosted by the U.S. Army Military District of Washington in Arlington National Cemetery, April 20, 2014.

  • A Sentinel stands guard as the sun begins to rise over Washington, D.C., before the annual Easter Sunrise Service hosted by the U.S. Army Military District of Washington's Command Chaplain in Arlington National Cemetery, April 20, 2014.

    A Sentinel stands guard as the sun begins to...

    A Sentinel stands guard as the sun begins to rise over Washington, D.C., before the annual Easter Sunrise Service hosted by the U.S. Army Military District of Washington's Command Chaplain in Arlington National Cemetery, April 20, 2014.

ARLINGTON, Va.(April 20, 2014) -- Hundreds of visitors gathered at Arlington National Cemetery's Memorial Amphitheater to watch the sunrise during the annual Easter Sunrise Service hosted by the U.S. Army Military District of Washington's Command Chaplain.

This year's sermon was presented by Rear Adm. Margaret Grun Kibben, deputy chief of Navy chaplains/chaplain of the Marine Corps. Also in support were The United States Army Band "Pershing's Own," United States Army Chorus, The 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard), Air Force District of Washington and joint service Chaplains in the National Capital Region.

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