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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Our church will be saved not only by the grace present in the Eucharist, but also by the recognition of our responsibility to those who have suffered, those who are fragile and holy--those who wear a crown of thorns.
After the crown of thorns, they recovered a cloak said to be worn by the sainted King Louis IX.
The cathedral houses a few of the most coveted relics in Christianity, including the Holy Crown, which many believe to be from the crown of thorns placed on the head of Jesus.
She wore a crown of thorns and was flanked by a choir dressed as monks.
The population control of the Crown of Thorns is among the scheduled activities being lined up for the annual SCUBAsurero event to be held this month, which is the Month of the Ocean.
Euphorbia miiii is commonly known as crown of thorns, alluding to the legend that the crown of thorns that Jesus wore at his crucifixion was made from the stem of this thorny plant.
I SAT in the Metropolitan Cathedral on Sunday, looking up at the crown of thorns above the altar, and listened to the words: "Nothing can ever come between us and the love of God".
It is named so because of its venomous thorn-like spines that cover its upper surface, resembling the biblical crown of thorns.
Nature lovers will have the opportunity to get involved through participating in monthly reef clean efforts to remove oceanic litter, coral watch dives to check on new specimens and Crown of Thorns eradication dives to remove the invasive starfish species.
The striking imagery in the film includes a re-enactment of a passion play with Christ's Crown of Thorns being replaced with a crown of syringes to reflect the struggles of addiction faced by those who attend a service called The Saturday Gathering.
Synopsis: The Crown of Thorns held in the Notre Dame Cathedral is a fake.