The Effingham Cross Foundation

The Cross in Effingham, Illinois.

Photograph, 2001 The Effingham Cross Foundation

Cross - Effingham, Illinois.

The Cross Foundation completed a 198 foot Cross at the intersection of Interstates 57 & 70 in Effingham, Illinois.  The site is intended to serve as a beacon of hope to the 50,000 travelers estimated to pass the site each day.  The Cross Foundation is dedicated to building both faith and family on an ecumenical basis.




Cross Monument Gallery               Subject Gallery 2               Subject Gallery

Effingham Cross photograph, 2001 The Effingham Cross Foundation.  Used by permission of Robert F. Schultz; photo may not be reproduced without written permission of The Effingham Cross Foundation.

The Effingham Cross text copied from The Cross Foundation web site.

The Effingham Cross Foundation

Thanks goes to Fred Kondritz for giving me the idea to create this web page.


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Web page design and content - Eric Shindelbower