The Eleusa (tenderness or showing mercy) refers to a specific depiction of Mary and Jesus in which the infant Jesus Christ is nestled against his mother’s cheek. The arm of baby Jesus might also be around her neck or shoulder. This depiction represents the Church of Christ, thereby displaying the fullness of love between God and man.
A MASTERPIECE FROM BIBLICAL ANTIOCH! Hand carved work of art inspired by origins of one the most biblical places on earth. A masterpiece stone from the ages of Jesus.
Blending the old-world stone carving art with Christian motifs, Logos Trading Post’s Antiochene stone sculptors have created unprecedented master works of art that decorate Christian homes.
The product shown here is from a stone that is original to Antioch’s mountains, where Apostles Paul and Peter worshiped the Lord Almighty, and is 100% hand carved and polished by leading artisans in biblical Antioch, Turkey.
“So for a whole year Barnabas and Saul met with the church and taught great numbers of people. The disciples were called Christians first at Antioch.” (Acts 11:26 - NIV)
Dimensions: 2" by 3"