- Published: Thursday, 10 January 2013 15:13
Catholicism in Lithuania and United States
This wooden cross serves as a mute reminder of the faith of thousands if not millions of catholics who believe in the symbolism of the cross. This wooden cross was left by a pilgrim from the United States. While others travel to Lithuania
- Published: Thursday, 10 January 2013 14:52
Crosses sent from United States
These wooden crosses look so attractive with the rosaries hanged on them. These catholic crosses were either sent by pilgrims from the United States or left there personally by pilgrims who travelled to Lithuania to fulfill their promise.
- Published: Sunday, 06 January 2013 08:24
This cross looks pretty at home in the Hills of cross even if it is taller than most crosses there. What makes this crucifix extra special is the gold image of Jesus image which seems to shine its light on those who seek his guidance.
- Published: Wednesday, 02 January 2013 14:42
Cross from Germany on Hill of Crosses
Catholics consider the cross a mysterious basis of their faith. After all, Jesus redeemed humanity when he died on the cross. But even non-Catholics understand this fascination for the chrystian cross
- Published: Monday, 31 December 2012 20:33
Cross from America
Crosses on Hill of Crosses This wooden cross looks fairly new compared to the other crosses surrounding it. This catholic cross with the crucified statue of Jesus was left by a pilgrims who travelled to Lithuania to leave this memorial on the hill of crosses.
- Published: Sunday, 30 December 2012 22:15
If you think that the Hill of crosses is only a place for crosses then better think again. This memorial table has been intentionally set up and left behind by those who have travelled to Lithuania in search of answers
- Published: Sunday, 30 December 2012 21:58
Cross serve as a memorial
There is nothing remarkable about the looks of this wooden cross. In fact, the cross is made of old wood, or maybe it has aged since the time it was left on the hill of crosses by its owner in 1996.
- Published: Thursday, 01 November 2012 19:41
Travelers from Austria
This metal cross stand out from the wooden crosses that surround it at the hill of crosses. Left by pilgrims from Austria who identified themselves as Parish Pilgrimage Pfarkirchen i.Mkr Austria, this cross is evident of the increasing popularity of the practice of leaving gold cross,
- Published: Thursday, 01 November 2012 19:07
Pilgrims from Asia
The hill of crosses has become an international destination for pilgrims. Even those from far continents like Asia have discovered this special place for the catholic cross. Pilgrims from Asia traveled to Lithuania
- Published: Thursday, 01 November 2012 19:01
Cross from Unknown Pilgrim
People have been known for going on pilgrimages during the time of Chaucer and they continue to do so even up to this time. Pilgrimages are not limited to a particular nation but one thing common among them is their belief in the power of the catholic cross
- Published: Thursday, 01 November 2012 18:56
Cross made of red wood
This cross stands out among the hundreds of thousands of crosses on the hill of crosses. For one, the cross is made of red wood which is unlike the other plain brown or dark brown crosses surrounding it.
- Published: Thursday, 01 November 2012 18:51
Pilgrims started leaving crosses of all kinds at the hills of crosses after the uprising in 1831. In time, not only crosses were left on the hills but also statues of the Blessed Virgin Mary, huge crucifixes, carvings of patriots and even effigies.
- Published: Saturday, 27 October 2012 08:52
Catholic cross cam from pilgrims
At first glance, this image does not really look like a cross but with the statue of Jesus right on the middle, you will realize that the owner of this cross is very creative. The maker of the cross utilized several pieces of wood fixed together to form a cross.
- Published: Friday, 26 October 2012 19:10
Wooden Cross on the Hill
If you have not been to the hill of crosses then this photo will give you a pretty good idea of just how many crosses have been placed on the hill by pilgrims who travelled from their own cities and countries to Lithuania.
- Published: Friday, 26 October 2012 11:37
Wooden cross from the Pontiac Club
Hill of crosses is a beautiful place filled with crosses and memories of people from different parts of the world. This wooden cross from the Pontiac Club joins the hundreds of thousands of catholic cross
- Published: Monday, 17 September 2012 13:57
Cross from Germany. Cross images.