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Aureole Christian Symbol

  • The Importance of Catholic Symbolism or Icons in Religious Art
  • Religious Information, Meaning and Definition of Aureole Christian Symbol
  • Religious symbol and Bible Reference to the Aureole
  • Symbolism and early religious meaning in art of the Aureole
  • Religious Christian Symbolism
  • Ancient history, biblical meanings and practices of the church
  • Facts, Information, Meanings and Definitions about symbols
  • Significance and representations of the Aureole

The Definition and Meaning of the Aureole Christian Symbol
Catholic Christian symbolism in art provides a clear graphic illustration which represents people or items of religious significance. What is the definition and the meaning of the Aureole Christian Symbol? The Aureole is is symbolic of divinity and supreme power. The Aureole Christian Symbol an indication of radiant light drawn around the head of a saint as illustrated in the above picture of Saint Peter. A bright ring represented in painting as surrounding the heads of saints and the whole bodies of other holy persons. Also referred to as an aura, corona, gloriole, glory, halo or nimbus.

Christian Symbolism
The definition and the meaning of the Christian Symbol or Icon in early religious art forms. A Catholic sign or icon, such as the Aureole Symbol, is an object, character, figure, or color used to represent abstract ideas or concepts - a picture that represents an idea. A religious icon, such as the Aureole Symbol, is an image or symbolic representation with sacred significance. The meanings, origins and ancient traditions surrounding Christian symbols date back to early times when the majority of ordinary people were not able to read or write and printing was unknown. Many were 'borrowed' or drawn from early pre-Christian traditions.

Aureole Christian Symbol

  • The Importance of Catholic Symbolism or Icons in Religious Art - the Aureole
  • Religious Information, Meaning and Definition of the Aureole in Christian Symbolism
  • Religious symbol and Bible Reference - the Aureole
  • Symbolism and early religious meaning in art of the Aureole
  • Ancient history, biblical meanings and practices of the church
  • Facts, Information, Meanings and Definitions about symbols
  • Religious Symbolism of the Aureole
  • Significance and representation of the Aureole
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