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Christian tradition, the tree that furnished the wood for the cross used
to crucify Jesus, once grew on the spot where the Monastery of the Cross
now stands (Jerusalem).
Altar at The Chapel of the Tree of the Cross, photograph by © Garo Nalbandian. Used by permission of Garo Nalbandian; photo can not be used without written permission of the photographer. Garo can be emailed at - email@example.com
1 - The Chapel of the Tree of the Cross, text information - "The Monastery of the Cross, Where Heaven and Earth meet." Written by Vassilios Tzaferis, Photographs by Garo Nalbandian. Article was published in © Biblical Archaeology Review, November/December 2001 (Vol. 27, No. 6) pp. 32-41.
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