The term "crucifer" comes from the Latin crux (cross) and ferre (to bear, carry). It thus literally means "cross-bearer".
United Methodist Crucifer Pendant
Details about this United Methodist Crucifer Pendant
2 1/4" gold plated UMC Crucifer Cross pendant with navy blue, white and red enameling and on a 33" blue cord.
A crucifer or cross-bearer is a person appointed to carry the church's processional cross, a cross or crucifix with a long staff, during processions at the beginning and end of the service.
Product Size: 2-1/4" X 1-7/8" X 1/16"