The Sacred Tree
The olive tree is called the Sacred Tree because it symbolizes the Holy Land. It is also called The Peace Tree, Clock of Ages, The Tree of Light, and Tree of Legends. The olive tree represents the Holy Land in all religions. "The olive tree stands as a perfect personification of man's historical memory in the Holy Land. It is the tree with the highest endurance and fruitful capacity. It is the sign of peace between God and mankind."