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Olive Wood Rosary with Holy Earth & Crucifix from Bethlehem

ID# OWROSEARTH

On sale is a lovely rosary, the beads of which are are oval and are hand carved from olive wood. A rosary is a string of beads, usually containing five sets of ten small beads (a decade) separated by a larger bead. This is a 5 decade rosary necklace and measures approx 80 cm (not counting the 5 beads that hang down and the crucifix) - so fits comfortably over an adult's head. 

It is mounted on a metal chain and has a Mother and Child rosary centrepiece that contains earth (soil) from Bethlehem. There is a metal crucifix at the bottom of the rosary which has Jerusalem imprinted on the reverse side (not shown). 

This rosary comes in a presentation box, perfect for giving as a gift. 

It is used primarily by Roman Catholics to assist them when saying special prayers. The rosary is used to count the prayers. 

You can download the prayers here: 

http://www.newadvent.org/images/rosary.pdf 

The name Rosary comes from the Latin ''rosarium' meaning ''Crown of Roses.'' 

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''The wood from the Tree of Life, those who grasp it will experience eternal Happiness...'' Proverbs 3:18 
Our Price: $ 9.99