Santa Croce in Gerusalemme

This church was founded by St Helene, mother of Emperor Constantine who went to the Holy Land



Another view

This is said to contain pieces of the true cross
thorns from the crown, the INRI sign,
St Thomas finger & the good thief's head-beam from his cross

This is a digital image of the
Shroud of Turin

A closer look

Nick takes a look at the shroud

Supposedly a true reenactment of the crucifixion

The main altar

Not sure what this piece of art


The rear of the church

A section of the wall surrounding Rome and right next to the church

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