New Olive Wood Products Launch (April 2018)
The April Collection of truly unique set of olive wood statues have launched! All of the below products and more are available on BethlehemHandicrafts.com and in our store 4114 S Parker Rd, Aurora, Colorado 80014.
Artistic vision combined with deep faith in our Lord shows you this marvelous olive wood carving made in Bethlehem which is one of our largest olive wood figures. You can see two figures of Saint Joseph and Blessed Virgin Mary coming together around their son Jesus. They fall into him as their love is boundless for God's love for them is boundless.
The small statue above is provided for comparison.
This heavenly piece of the Holy Family made from Bethlehem's olive wood shows intricate details of the Holy Family facial expressions where the contemplator can sense the emotions of the Holy Family as they travel to Bethlehem to register. Shown here is Saint Joseph leading Pregnant Mary to Bethlehem with a staff in hand when everyone went to his own town to register. Joseph went up from the town of Nazareth to Bethlehem, the town of David, because he belonged to the house and line of David.The pedestal adds a magnificent touch to this piece with its exquisite design. Turn your house into a home with this Holy Family statue that ignites love and care in your family.
This pristine Holy Family sculpture portrays the Virgin Mary holding the Child warmly and tightly to her chest while St. Joseph is shown with hands clasped together in prayer. The amount of details that went into the carving of this intricately carved olive wood statue is fascinating. Placed on a wooden pedestal, this statue is handmade in the Holy Land from Bethlehem olive wood.
Virgin Mary and Baby Jesus are envisioned in this olive wood statue on a cloud with Saint Francis kneeling down in front of them with his hands on his chest in humbleness. St. Francis chose Virgin Mary as the Patroness of his order, heartily believing she will be a source of joy and protection for his children throughout the generations. Made of skillful chiseling of aged Holy Land olive wood with its diverse variety of natural color and tonal depth, this product is handmade by our Christian artisans in Bethlehem.
John the Evangelist is the author of the Gospel of John, three letters, and the Revelation to John, which is why he is almost always depicted with a quill and a Religious Sculpture. This hand carved olive wood sculpture of Saint John the Evangelist is a finely crafted, highly detailed work. In this first-rate statue he is depicted with an eagle, symbolizing the heights to which he rises in the first chapter of his Gospel. Hand-carved by Christian artisans in the Holy Land, St. John is the perfect addition to any indoor or outdoor space.
Observing this large cross, we find ourselves face to face to this powerful symbol that represents Jesus Christ's love and sacrifice. Made from exquisite olive wood, this hand-carved cross is the perfect addition to your church that will always make room in the churchgoers' heart for redemption. Even the standing stepped base is made from rectangles of Bethlehem olive wood, that are carefully put together to emphasize the beautifully contrasting colours of this wood. Bless your church with this large cross and fill it with the spirit of the Holy Land; where Jesus was born.
Bring grace to your church decor with this exquisite processional cross expertly crafted from genuine olive wood from the Holy Land. This processional crucifix fully made from olive wood includes a heavy base, a removable staff, and a crucifix. The staff stands on a three-tiered base representing the Holy Trinity. Gracefully crafted by master Christian Palestinian craftsmen whose attention to the smallest of details is intended to glorify God, this processional cross provides years of lasting beauty, durability, and ease of care. The Processional Cross is carried at the head of a church celebration leading the way of the congregation, and on other Holy Days.
Hand-carved olive wood stand for a bible or missal. A bible or missal can easily rest on the olive wood ledge while leaning against a solid olive wood back with a Jerusalem cross engraved on it. Fill your church with the spirit of the Holy Land with this olive wood bible stand. This bible stand is the perfect addition to your church. What makes this stand truly one of a kind is the actual olive tree bark pieces on the back, which will instantly add a rustic feel to your church.
We, the Bethlehem Handicrafts’ team, are so proud to put the Holy Land in your hand by giving you a variety of the best and the most outstanding original Bethlehem’s olive wood carvings with the best quality made in the Holy Land.