Brownfield, Texas: Roadside Tomb of Christ

Along a farm field, a large white cross stands next to a stone replica of the tomb of Jesus, along with a "rolled away" round stone.

1623 U.S. 380, Brownfield, TX
About 2 miles from the western edge of town, US Hwy 82/380 north side. Privately owned, visitors welcome.
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Tomb of Christ Replica - Fire!

On Saturday, Nov. 19, an unknown arsonist set fire to the interior of Christ's tomb -- the one in Brownfield, Texas beneath a large cross -- by piling cotton on the altar table and setting it on fire. Local newspapers are reporting that the conflagration was extinguished by the fire department, and damage to the tomb and its contents was still being assessed.

[ Team, 11/20/2016]

Replica of the tomb of Christ.

Tomb of Christ Replica

The Stone Was Rolled Away - large cross with tomb structure as chapel.

[Larry G, 09/16/2016]

The tomb is a 2016 addition, a unique family chapel or memorial. There's a paved parking area, and those who enter the tomb can sign the visitors log.

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