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Pearls Christian Symbol

  • The Importance of Catholic Symbolism or Icons in Religious Art
  • Religious Information, Meaning and Definition of Pearls Christian Symbol
  • Pearls Christian and Religious symbolism with Bible References
  • Religious Christian Symbolism of Pearls
  • Ancient history, biblical meanings and practices of the church
  • Facts, Information, Meanings and Definitions about symbols
  • Significance and representations of the Pearls Christian Symbolism

The Definition and Meaning of Pearls as a Catholic 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 Pearls? A Pearls is a smooth lustrous round structure inside the shell of a clam or oyster; much valued as a jewel. The Pearls Christian Symbol represents the word of God and the the kingdom of heaven. Jesus warned his disciples not to cast Pearls before pigs (Matthew 7:6).

Matt. 7:6 "Do not give dogs what is sacred; do not throw your Pearls to pigs. If you do, they may trample them under their feet, and then turn and tear you to pieces.

Matt. 13:45 "Again, the kingdom of heaven is like a merchant looking for fine Pearls. 46 When he found one of great value, he went away and sold everything he had and bought it.

Reference to the Pearls Christian Symbol in the Bible
The Easton Bible Dictionary provides the following definition, meaning and emblem for the Pearls Christian Symbol in the Bible.

(Heb. gabish, Job 28:18; Gr. margarites, Matt. 7:6; 13:46; Rev. 21:21). The Pearls oyster is found in the Persian Gulf and the Red Sea. Its shell is the "mother of Pearls," which is of great value for ornamental purposes (1 Tim. 2:9; Rev. 17:4).

Christian Symbolism
The definition and the meaning of Symbols or Icon in early religious art forms. A Catholic sign or icon, such as the Pearls Christian 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 Pearls Christian 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.

Pearls Christian Symbol

  • The Importance of Catholic Symbolism
  • Religious Information, Meaning and Definition of the Pearls Catholic Art Symbolism
  • Pearls - Religious symbolism with Bible References
  • Ancient history, biblical meanings and practices of the church
  • Facts, Information, Meanings and Definitions about symbols
  • Religious Christian Symbolism
  • Significance and representations of the Pearls Christian Symbolism
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