Candle Holders are individually carved from a single unique piece of beautifully grained olive wood pruned from the olive trees around Bethlehem the birthplace of Jesus. Christians have been carving handicrafts like this for hundreds of years, originally for pilgrims and more recently tourists visiting the Holy Land. Each craftsman receives a fair price to support their family and Christian community.
Dimensions: 4″ x 4″
The 7 pointed star, also known as the star of Bethlehem symbolizes the 7 days of creation in the Christian tradition. Nowadays the seven-sided star in often seen as a law enforcement badge.
Every purchase made at The Holy Land Gift Shop supports Christian families in the Holy Land.