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Saints, signs, and symbols

by W. Ellwood Post

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Published by S.P.C.K. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christian art and symbolism.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby W. Ellwood Post ; illustrated and revised by the author ; foreword by Edward N. West.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBV150 .P6 1975
    The Physical Object
    Pagination96 p. :
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4923947M
    ISBN 10028102894X
    LC Control Number76350206

    a Bishop, often shown with SS Gregory, Jerome, and/or Augustine or holding a church in his hand, sometimes arguing with a pagan. Other symbols: bees, beehive, dove, ox, pen. (Doc) (LS) woman (3rd c.) holding a slim Cross, a jar, and/or the palm of martyrdom. (LS) (Can. Nob. Quo.) #N#Andrew the Apostle. a man being crucified on an X-shaped cross. Saints & Symbols Saint Ambrose. Saint Ambrose, patron saint of bees and beekeepers, is appropriately symbolized with the beehive. He gained this emblem after bees swarmed his cradle when he was a baby, leaving a single drop of honey on his lips. Legend has it that Saint Ambrose’s father interpreted this as a sign of his son’s future as an orator for : Leah M Bostwick.

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    Saints, signs, and symbols. [W Ellwood Post] -- "Comprehensive collection of illustrations identifies and explains a variety of emblems according to fact or legend, offering the information needed to fully understand their meanings"--Back cover.   Saints, Signs, and Symbols, which was first published in , contains in compact form all the main symbols used in the Church, complete with notes on their origin, meaning, and colouring. Of particular interest is the section on the Saints, which includes brief biographical details of each.“This is an indispensable handbook for teaching at Author: W. Post.


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