Holy Land Crucifix – Small
Support suffering Christians in the Holy Land with these hand-made crucifixes, which they have lovingly carved from olive wood.
No symbol of the Christian faith could be more evocative of Christ’s passion and death.
The Middle East is a priority area for Aid to the Church in Need, at the request of Pope Benedict XVI.
“The Church in the Holy Land, which has so often experienced the dark mystery of Golgotha, must never cease to be an intrepid herald of the luminous message of hope which this empty tomb proclaims.”
– Pope Benedict XVI
Watch a video of an olive wood craftsman working in Bethlehem: