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Four-Pointed Body Crucifix 585 (14kt) Rose and White Gold
Orthodox and Catholic Cross Pendant
- 585 (14kt) rose gold, 585 (14kt) white gold
- 27mm | 1-1/16"
- 12mm | 15/32"
This four-pointed body crucifix is works of art in their own right and contains its individual message of God's love. The art composition of the cross makes it suitable both for all Orthodox Christians and for the adherents of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church*. The cross is decorated with a meaningful symbols and inscriptions in Church Slavonic praising the Christ and Christianity: ЦС (Царь Славы-The King of Glory), the acronym IHЦI (INRI) represents the inscription 'Іисус Назарянинъ, Царь Іудейскій' (Latin: 'Iēsus Nazarēnus, Rēx Iūdaeōrum', English: 'Jesus the Nazarene, King of the Jews') placed atop the cross as ordered by Pontius Pilate, IC XC (Іисусъ Христосъ-Jesus Christ), Skull at the base of the Cross represents the ashes of Adam, whose sins were washed away with blood of Christ on Golgotha. The reverse of the cross features an inscription 'Спаси и сохрани' (Russian for 'Protect and save me, oh my God'). This 585 two-tone gold cross may be worn by a woman as well as by a child.
*Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church is an eastern type regional Catholic Church that uses Orthodox attributes including body crosses of orthodox design. Body crosses from our collection are well suited both for Russian and Ukrainian Orthodox Christians, for the adherents of the Eastern Catholic Church as well as for the adherents of all Christian Churches in the world.