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Cross and crucifix in Christian worship and devotion

C. E. Pocknee

Cross and crucifix in Christian worship and devotion

by C. E. Pocknee

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Published by A.R. Mowbray in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jesus Christ -- Art,
  • Jesus Christ -- Crucifixion.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 78.

    Statementby Cyril E. Pocknee.
    GenreArt
    SeriesAlcuin Club tracts -- no. 32
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN8053 .P6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination78 p. :
    Number of Pages78
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20996630M

    Numerous signs and symbols, many of them associated with worship, have developed over the two thousand years of Christianity. The most immediately recognizable Christian symbol is the cross, a. The Christian cross is the main symbol of the Christian crosses are usually found on Christian churches.. Jesus, who many Christians believe is God the Son and their Messiah, was crucified (nailed to a large wooden cross).This was a commonly used method for killing people in Roman times.. Christians believe that Jesus' death made the sins of all humans who trust in him, go away.

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Genre/Form: Art: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Pocknee, Cyril Edward. Cross and crucifix in Christian worship and devotion. London: A.R. Mowbray, for. THE cross is loved and respected by millions of people. The Encyclopædia Britannica calls the cross “the principal symbol of the Christian religion.” Nevertheless, true Christians do not use the cross in worship.

Why not. An important reason is that Jesus Christ did not die on a cross. The Greek word generally translated “cross” is. Crosses. Oleg Zastrow, Crosses and Crucifixes: Treasures from the 8th to the 19th Century () Cyril E. Pocknee, Cross and Crucifix: In Christian Worship and Devotion () Norman Laliberte and Edward N.

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The Christian cross, seen as a representation of the instrument of the crucifixion of Jesus, is the best-known symbol of Christianity. It is related to the crucifix (a cross that includes a corpus, usually a three-dimensional representation of Jesus' body) and to the more general family of cross symbols, the term cross itself being detached from the original specifically Christian meaning in.

Cross, the principal symbol of the Christian religion, recalling the Crucifixion of Jesus Christ and the redeeming benefits of his Passion and death. The cross is thus a sign both of Christ himself and of the faith of Christians. In ceremonial usage, making a sign of the cross may be, according to the context, an act of profession of faith, a prayer, a dedication, or a benediction.

28th Street SE Grand Rapids, MI Mainway PO BoxSTN LCD 1 Burlington, ON L7R 3Y8. Phone: Toll-Free: Canada: The crucifix also serves as a compelling reminder to love as He loves and to take up our own cross to follow Him.

Therefore, the crucifix is a fitting symbol of His death for our salvation. He was crucified upon it, He died there, and He was taken down from it after : Birgit Jones.

Crucifixes have long been a fixture in Roman Catholic worship. But in the past few years I have begun to see more and more Protestants wearing them as well, exchanging their empty cross for one that contains an image of the suffering Savior. J.I. Packer once addressed the issue of the crucifix, and addressed it well.

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You can unsubscribe at any : Paperback. The crucifix has been venerated publicly since early in the sixth century, and its worship is identified with that of the Cross. Instinctively Christian piety endeavors to reproduce the image of Christ on the Cross, which is, to quote the words of St.

Augustine, His pulpit as teacher, His altar as victim, His throne as king. The True Cross I. GROWTH OF THE CHRISTIAN CULT The Cross to which Christ had been nailed, and on which He had died, became for Christians, quite naturally and logically, the object of a special respect and worship.

Paul says, in I Cor., i, "For Christ sent me not to baptize; but to preach the gospel: not in wisdom of speech, lest the cross of Christ should be made void"; in Gal., ii. Symbols: Signposts of Devotion Nashville: Meggs, Phillip.

A History of Graphic Design. New York: John Wiley & Sons, Merbeck, Mitchell B. The Thief, the Cross and the Wheel: Pain and the Spectacle of Punishment in Medieval and Renaissance Europe.

Chicago; Metford, JCJ. Dictionary of Christian Lore and Legend. London: Thames and. Throughout the world, images of the cross adorn the walls and steeples of churches.

For some Christians, the cross is part of their daily attire worn around their necks. Sometimes the cross even adorns the body of a Christian in permanent Egypt, among other countries, for example, Christians wear a tattoo of the cross on their wrists.

The Necessity Of The Cross Read the Scripture: Mark He then began to teach them that the Son of Man must suffer many things and be rejected by the elders, chief priests and teachers of the law, and that he must be killed and after three days rise again.

Listen to Billy Graham talk about the importance of the cross. Discover Jesus and the power of the cross for yourself. Prayer for the day. Like the Apostle Paul, Father, help me to glory in the cross of Jesus and more fully understand the tremendous meaning it has for me as a believer and for all who would come to its foot and kneel.

The work of a lifetime, from one of the world's most influential thinkers, about the heart of the Christian faith.'I could never myself believe in God, if it were not for the cross In the real world of pain, how could one worship a God who was immune to it?' With compelling honesty John Stott confronts this generation with the centrality of the cross in God's redemption of the worlda /5(12).The Christian cross, seen as a representation of the instrument of the crucifixion of Jesus Christ, is the best-known religious symbol of Christianity.

[1] It is related to the crucifix (a cross that includes a usually three-dimensional representation of Jesus' body) and to the more general family of cross symbols. Perhaps not all who wear, hang, carry, erect, emblazon, kneel before, or pray to crosses don't consciously consider themselves as "worshiping" it, and therefore feel using it only aids in their worship of God or Jesus.

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