Month: November 2020

what does fat symbolize in the Bible

What Does Fat Symbolize In The Bible?

In the Bible, fat is mentioned in lots of places. In most of them, it is mentioned in a positive light while in others, it is mentioned negatively. Whatever the case, fat has always been associated with fruitfulness, health, prosperity, and contentment. As we shall see reading on, the Bible is never silent on matters … Read more

what does the veil symbolize in the Bible

What Does The Veil Symbolize In The Bible?

According to the King James Version dictionary, a veil refers to a curtain or cover that intercepts the view of an object. To understand the symbolism of a veil, we bend back to the point where sin entered the world. At that very point, the sinner was separated from God. The consequence is that he … Read more

what do elephants symbolize in the Bible

What Do Elephants Symbolize In The Bible?

It is said that big things come in small packages. Whereas this may be true, it is not always the case; the elephant is testament to the fact that also big things can come in big packages. Just like its weight, the elephant has tons of insight we can gather from. The bible directly mentions … Read more

what does a rose symbolize in the Bible

What Does A Rose Symbolize In The Bible?

The bible is never silent about anything. It either mentions some things directly or draws symbolism that we can quickly learn from. In the Song of Solomon 2:1, the Bible says, “I am the rose of Sharon, and the lily of the valleys.” This is the first-ever reference the Bible makes to the rose. In … Read more

what does a dragonfly symbolize in the Bible

What Does A Dragonfly Symbolize In The Bible?

According to research, dragonflies date as far back as 300 million years. The original dragonflies that lived in the Paleozoic era had wingspans that measured up to two feet. However, this has since changed with wingspans becoming shorter now measuring anywhere from 2 to 5 inches. With over 5,000 known species of dragonflies, there is … Read more

Growth And Development

Can Catholics Eat Meat On St Patricks Day?

In the United States, people celebrate St. Patrick’s by holding large parade and parties with lots of eating and alcohol consumption involved. But can Catholics eat meat on St. Patricks Day? This is a problem for catholic believers. St. Patrick ’s Day always falls within the Lent period, when Catholics fast and spend time in … Read more

Modern Ash Wednesday

Can Non Catholics Take Ashes On Ash Wednesday?

There are not many sacraments and activities within the Catholic Church that are open to non-catholics. For some sacraments like communion, it’s sacrilege to participate as a non-catholic. But can non Catholics take ashes on Ash Wednesday? Some of the few activities where the Catholic Church welcomes everyone include attending mass, baptism and Ash Wednesday. … Read more

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