you may remember a recent blog post about my need for a crucifix, well it was solved recently during a conversation with a very good priest-friend of mine. Whilst we were having a cup of tea I told the priest in question how I was "in the market" for a crucifix; he then told me that he had one upstairs I could have, he ran off to get it and came back with this:
I had to polish it about but I think it came out quite nicely! I might have to 'go over' the crucifix again but for the time being I am happy.
The crucifix now hangs on one of my bedroom walls, it will be the first thing I see when I rise in the morning; as well as the crucifix I have quite a nice icon that I bought on my trip to Poland: