Head of the hanging crucifixion sculpture of 'Le Christ aux bras ouverts' or Christ with open arms, by Goudji, French sculptor born 1941, commissioned by the diocese of Le Mans, blessed and opened 20th October 2013 in the choir of the Cathedrale Saint-Julien du Mans or Cathedral of St Julian of Le Mans, Le Mans, Sarthe, Loire, France. Christ is dressed in a tunic as a high priest of the temple of Jerusalem, uniting Christians and Israelites. The cathedral was built from the 6th to the 14th centuries, with both Romanesque and High Gothic elements. It is dedicated to St Julian of Le Mans, the city's first bishop, who established Christianity in the area in the 4th century AD. Picture by Manuel Cohen - Further clearance required, please contact us

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Head of the hanging crucifixion sculpture of 'Le Christ aux bras ouverts' or Christ with open arms, by Goudji, French sculptor born 1941, commissioned by the diocese of Le Mans, blessed and opened 20th October 2013 in the choir of the Cathedrale Saint-Julien du Mans or Cathedral of St Julian of Le Mans, Le Mans, Sarthe, Loire, France. Christ is dressed in a tunic as a high priest of the temple of Jerusalem, uniting Christians and Israelites. The cathedral was built from the 6th to the 14th...
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