Explore our new statuettes of the Virgin Mary, most beloved of all women in the Christian faith. Ideal gifts for baby showers, Baptisms and First Communions.
This Bethlehem's olive wood statue of Virgin Mary is made in the Holy Land and depicts the details of this rendition of the Pieta which brings the onlooker into an intimate participation with the Sorrowful Mother's agony over her lifeless son Jesus Christ.
Psalm 127:3 "Children are a heritage from the LORD, offspring a reward from him."
This statue is handcrafted from one piece of aged olive wood by Bethlehemite Christian artisans and, like all of our products, is coated with soft, clear, lacquer-based sealing wax to ensure its longevity, and to give it a hint of shine.
Losing a child is the greatest pain a mother can endure. This olive wood carving from Bethlehem is there to remind us how Mary suffered. The emotion that radiates from the figure of Our Blessed Mother to dwell at the foot of the Cross has its root in the profound love symbolized by the Cross. This piece features the timeless scripture of (John 11:26). "Whoever Lives and believes in me shall never die". It is hand carved by Bethlehem Handicrafts’ Christian artisans from the aged wood of the olive tree.
This uniquely carved olive wood statue indicates the pain and suffering of Virgin Mary when she lost her child. Replace this statue in your home to remind your family and friends that Jesus Christ had died for our sins to teach us forgiveness, faith and to show the greatest love of our mother 'Virgin Mary'. Luke 2:35 “As a result, the deepest thoughts of many hearts will be revealed. And a sword will pierce your very soul.”
Impeccable details and curvature of the figures can only be achieved with a lot of skills and faith in the vision the artist makes. This sculpture from the Holy Land’s own olive wood was carved to bring love and devotion to your home portrayed as the most innocent view of our Blessed Mary with her Son. "Therefore the Lord himself will give you a sign: Behold, a virgin will be with child and bear a son, and she will call his name Immanuel" (Isaiah 7:14).