crown of thorns


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crown of thorns

Christ thus ridiculed as king of Jews. [N.T.: Matthew 27:29; Mark 15:17; John 19:2–5]
See: Mockery
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This is the crown of thorns, sold as Euphorbia milii or Euphorbia splendens.
PHOTO (1--Color--Ran in SAC and AV Editions only) A Roman soldier, played by Chuck Good, places a crown of thorns on the head of Jesus Christ, played by Bob Levy, in a dress rehearsal for the Easter re-enactment at Vasquez Rocks.
For example, one day during Holy Week, she brought in a thorn to show how a crown of thorns might have looked and felt on Jesus' head.
But ads featured a man wearing a crown of thorns twisted into a logo and the slogan "PlayStation - 10 years of passion".
Christian groups were outraged after she wore a crown of thorns and posed on a giant cross.
Lucas three florists before he found one willing to fashion a crown of thorns for a 10-foot cross draped in black outside First Baptist Church in Woodland Hills on Good Friday, the day when Jesus was nailed to a cross of wood beneath a brooding cloud on Golgotha, place of the skull.
IN her new stage act, which comes to Britain this summer, Madonna is "crucified" and strapped to a giant cross while wearing a crown of thorns.
There is mention of the crown of thorns to wear around the neck or ankles.
Instead, a twisted crown of thorns adorned the altar.
When it comes to year-round color, Valley gardeners express thanks for bougainvillea, ``Balcon'' ivy geraniums, bedding begonias, lavender and crown of thorns (Euphorbia milii).
2 -- color in SAC edition only) Each Christ figure on Sean Wright's crucifixes has a crown of thorns that is different from the others.
Vatican leaders blasted the superstar who is attached to a mirrored cross while wearing a fake crown of thorns during her song Live To Tell.