In a circle around the base of the giant cross are a series of statues. Each one depicts a verse from the bible about Jesus being crucified. The statues are all life size and done in a burnished black metal that contrasts with the bright shining giant cross. The statue in the photo shows Jesus having his hands nailed to the cross.
Looking up at the cross. It is 190 feet high and 110 feet wide. It was made in Pampas, Texas over a period of 8 months. It weights 2 and a half million pounds. You can learn more about it at...
These crosses with the life size figure of Jesus on the crucifix are about ten feet high and located on a raised walk in front of the giant cross.