Whether carved on first-century tombs, incorporated into medieval art, or tattooed on twenty-first century bodies, symbols have always played an important role in the Christian religion.
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- agnus Dei
- Alpha and Omega
- Chi Rho
- Christ Pantocrator
- Creator's star
- eight-point star
- Eye of God (Providence)
- Five Wounds
- five-point star
- four-point star
- nine-point star
- number symbols
- twelve-point star
- six-point star
- color symbolism
|Published||March 17, 2004|
|Last Updated||November 18, 2016|
|MLA Citation|| “Christian symbols.” ReligionFacts.com. 18 Nov. 2016. Web. Accessed 25 Feb. 2017. <www.religionfacts.com/|