Engraved Message Bethlehem Olive Wood Comfort Cross | Holy Land Holding Cross | Palm Prayer Cross

$ 10.95

Engraved with words of scripture, inspiration, or your custom personalized text, our Holy Land olive wood comfort crosses, sometimes referred to as holding crosses, palm crosses, or prayer crosses, are individually hand-carved and smoothly sanded from a single piece of olive wood pruned from the olive trees that flourish around the holy city of Bethlehem, the birthplace of Jesus located just south of Jerusalem. 

We pray that the Holy Land olive wood comfort crosses serve as a reassuring reminder that God is with you always and everywhere. As you cling to His promises, we pray that you are comforted by the knowledge that your days are held securely in His hands.
  • Measurements: Each olive wood cross is hand carved. The measurements listed below are approximate.
    - Small cross: 2.5" x 1.5" x  0.4"
    - Large cross: 3.5" x 1.75" x 0.5" 
  • Font Options: Traditional block or casual script font options are available. 
  • Inscription Options: Select from over 65 inscriptions...or create a custom inscription with your desired text.
  • Custom Engraving Option: Engravable space allows for up to 20 characters/spaces MAX on the SMALL cross or up to 25 characters/spaces MAX on the LARGE cross. Should you wish to have us custom engrave both sides of the Holy Land olive wood cross please use the fully customizable Holy Land olive wood cross product page linked here 
  • Scripture Verse Presentation Card Options: Six scripture verse presentation card options are available. The Romans 15:13 card is included by default - "May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in Him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit".
  • Alternate Scripture Verse Cards Include:
    - Deuteronomy 31:8-9 - "The Lord Himself goes before you and will be with you. He will never leave you nor forsake you. Do not be afraid, do not be discouraged"

    - Jeremiah 29:11 - "For I know the plans I have for you" declares the Lord, "plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future."

    - John 3:16 - "For God so loved the world that He gave His one and only Son, that whoever believes in Him should not perish, but have eternal life."

    - Philippians 4:13 - "I can do all things through Christ who gives me strength."

    - Matthew 6:9-13/The Lord's Prayer - "Our Father, who art in heaven, hallowed be Thy name. Thy kingdom come, Thy will be done on earth as it is in heaven. Give us this day our daily bread. And forgive us our trespasses as we forgive those who trespass against us. And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil. For Thine is the kingdom, and the power, and the glory for ever and ever. Amen."
  • Quality Standards: We carefully curate and personally hand-select each olive wood comfort cross ensuring that every cross meets AA standards. (AA olive wood crosses feature grain pattern on both sides of the cross and contain no cracks or fills.) Inscriptions are deeply engraved into the olive wood. The engraving is permanent and will not wear or fade away.
  • Origin & Significance: About the Artist: Mosleh Workshop is located in Beit Sahour, a Palestinian village on the east side of Bethlehem. Olive trees have been growing on this land for thousands of years. In an area with few opportunities, the creation of olive wood comfort crosses by local Christian craftsmen supports the families of Christians in the land of Christ.
  • Sustainability: The olive wood used to create your Holy Land comfort cross has been harvested from the trimming of the olive wood tree branches. This annual pruning process is designed to improve the overall health and productivity of living trees. 
  • Packaging: Each order includes (1) uniquely grained Holy Land olive wood cross packaged in a white organza gift bag. The olive wood cross is accompanied by a scripture verse presentation card that details the significance and origins of the cross. 
  • Fast Shipping: Each olive wood comfort cross has been imported from the Holy Land and ships same day/next day from Williamsburg, Virginia. Free US shipping on orders over $100. DETAILS
  • Satisfaction Guarantee: We are pleased to offer a quality satisfaction guarantee with 30 day free returns so that you may shop with confidence.
  • Volume Discount: Orders of 25 or more small/large Holy Land olive wood crosses are eligible to receive a 10% discount. To redeem this offer, enter promo code HLOWCBPD25 in the gift code box located at checkout. 
  • Questions: Need assistance planning your personalized design? We're here for you! We welcome you to give us a call at 757-603-8304 or toll-free at 877-215-9172.

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    Customer Reviews

    Based on 4 reviews
    Teresa V. (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania)
    Great gift idea with so many personalization options!!

    Beautiful comfort crosses with several options for personalizing. They come beautifully packaged all ready for gifting.
    I ordered 10 with different wording and they were shipped within a couple days. I gave them all away and ready to order
    More to have on hand.

    Hi Teresa, We so appreciate the time that you've taken to share your feedback with us! We're sincerely grateful that you've chosen to shop with us for these special gifts and pray that the Holy Land olive wood crosses serve as a peace filled blessing of encouragement, comfort, and strength for each recipient. We would love to see you back again and are here for you if ever we may be of service. Until then, may the joy and peace of Christ be with you and yours! Kind Regards, Deborah & Rhett

    Robin M. (High Springs, Florida)
    Engraved pocket cross. Pocket token Be Still

    Amazing products great customer service fast shipping. Already started another order.

    Thank you Robin! We're so happy to hear that you are pleased with the engraved Holy Land olive wood crosses and are sincerely grateful that you've chosen to shop with us for these special gifts. Please know that we're here for you should you need us. Thanks again for taking the time to share your feedback with us. Wishing you a joyful Labor Day weekend! Peace & blessings to you & yours! Kind Regards, Deborah & Rhett

    Vicki L. (Simpsonville, South Carolina)
    Hand cross

    Just as described, excellent quality —great price for this product

    Thank you Vicki! We so appreciate that you've taken the time to share your feedback on the custom engraved olive wood crosses that you recently purchased. We pray that the crosses serve as a tangible reminder of God's everlasting love. We're grateful that you've chosen to shop with us and hope to see you back again. Please do not hesitate to reach out to us if ever we may be of service. Wishing you a beautiful day! Kind Regards, Deborah & Rhett

    Bill S. (Cumming, Georgia)
    small hand held crosses

    Fast, efficient, high-quality product, friendly service with a great follow-up to ensure satisfaction... What more could you ask for...
    I engraved the scripture "Acts 4:20" on the crosses and gave them to my son's biker group...

    Hi Bill, We're so thankful that you've chosen to shop with us and appreciate the time that you've taken to share your feedback. We're glad that the engraving worked out well as that was a very special touch that you were able to add :) We hope that your son's biker group will enjoy the Holy Land olive wood crosses and pray that they stay safe on their journeys. Please do not hesitate to reach out to us if we may be of further service. We're here should you need us and are happy to help however we're able. Blessings to you & yours! Kind Regards, Deborah & Rhett