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Hundreds of hours and much faith were put in creating this olive wood masterpiece that is simply breathtaking. Thousands of intricate details show huge dedication and deep Christian knowledge regarding the Last Supper and all the symbolism it carries through the centuries. Bethlehem`s own olive wood was used to carve and shape this show of Christian spirit from the Holy Land.
Watch our artisans put together this olive wood masterpiece at our workshop in Bethlehem:
Before His arrest in the Garden of Gethsemane on the Mount of Olives in the Holy Land, Jesus Christ had turned his anguish to the Archangel Chamuel, who encouraged and comforted Him before facing the challenge ahead. Thus, this piece of perfectly hand carved olive wood, coming to you straight from the Holy Land, Observe the lines of faith and craftsmanship on this wood carving made from Holy Land's one of a kind olive wood. (Luke 22:41-43): "He withdrew about a stone’s throw beyond them, knelt down and prayed, 'Father, if you are willing, take this cup from me; yet not my will, but yours be done.'" An angel from heaven appeared to him and strengthened him.”
This skillful chiseling of aged olive wood depicts Jesus Christ as the Man of Sorrows as blood drips from his head that is crowned with thorns. The intricate carving of the face’s complexions express Jesus’s agony before His crucifixion with his hands tied on His way to forgive us our sins. This statue of our Lord reminds us of Jesus’ endless and great love for humanity that he would go through all of this agony just for us. “He is despised and rejected of men; a man of sorrows, and acquainted with grief: and we hid as it were our faces from him; he was despised, and we esteemed him not.” Isaiah 53:3
A special wood carved statue made of handmade olive wood carvings represents Jesus, praying in the Garden of Olives, begging God to release him from the terrible future that awaited him right before his crucifixtion. As his prayers went up, Jesus was blessed down with the blessings of strength and power to accept his fate chosen by his heavenly father. This wood carved statue is a precious statue to remind us why Jesus Christ has accepted to die for us. It was all just because he had an endless love for us and that he forgives us for our sins. The Holy Land is now in your hands. Keep this special carved wooden statue in your house, work, school or office.
Uniquely imagined iconic scene of the Last Supper is crafted with great skill and faith in Bethlehem giving a pristine shine lasting through the ages. Holy Land's Christian tradition can be felt in the artist's use of colours and abstract figures.
Pristine image by one of the most fruitful artists of the Renaissance Leonardo da Vinci of the Last Supper is hand crafted in Bethlehem with artistic freedom and deep faith. Silver plated icon that shows Jesus Christ with his apostles giving last words of teaching and wisdom. John 3:16-17 "For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life."
As you prepare to celebrate the resurrection of our savior, Jesus Christ. Bethlehem Handicrafts uniquely carves the fourteen stations of Christ’s passion on Bethlehem’s olive wood. It starts with the condemnation of Christ by Pilate all the way through carrying his cross, falling for the first time, Jesus meeting his mother, Simon of Cyrene helping Jesus to carry his cross,Veronica wiping the face of Jesus, Jesus falling for the second time, Jesus meeting the three women of Jerusalem, Jesus falling for the third time, getting stripes and lashes,the clothes of Jesus Christ are being taken away, being nailed to the cross, dying on the cross then the body of Jesus is taken down from the cross, being placed in a tomb and finally resurrecting to heaven. This uniquely carved Bethlehem’s olive wood made in the Holy Land is a priceless piece of art to remind you of the passion of Christ and the sacrifice he did just for our sins. “I have come so that they may have life” John 10:10.
This large detailed rendition carved from Bethlehem's olive wood cries forth the excruciating pain of Christ's passion as he drags his cross to his death as blood drips from his head crowned with thorns. Keep this wood statue in your office, company, school and house to remind you of the holiness of Jesus Christ and his endless love.
Jesus Christ corpus is shown hanging on the cross while the Virgin, Mary Magdalene and St. John the Evangelist are depicted in utmost mourning under him. The three mourning figures solicit an emotionally charged response from the viewer. This intimate portrayal of Christ’s death on the cross with St. John melancholy gazing up at the figure of Christ is more than a statuette or a figurine. This masterfully carved piece is hand carved from Holy Land olive wood by Christian artisans in Bethlehem.
This simple yet unique vision of a wood carved Crucifix is crafted in Bethlehem from the finest olive wood. Representing peace, this olive wood crucifix is giving you that rustic feeling of the Holy Land with a shine of deep faith. Christian communities in Bethlehem are radiating their ideals of Christianity through old tradition.
1 Peter 2:25 “For you were straying like sheep, but have now returned to the Shepherd and Overseer of your souls”.
Jesus said, “My kingdom is not of this world. If it were, my servants would fight to prevent my arrest by the Jewish leaders. But now my kingdom is from another place.” “You are a king, then!” said Pilate. - John 18:36-37
This uniquely carved olive wood statue indicates the pain and suffering of Virgin Mary when she lost her child. Feel the emotion that radiates from the figure of Jesus being portrayed as lifeless and Mary in deep solitude and lamentation.
Psalm 127:3 "Children are a heritage from the LORD, offspring a reward from him."
Put 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'.
At our workshop, we have many more other wooden hand carved religious statues which are produced to help Christians in the Holy Land and around the world share their faith and glory to God.
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.