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History of the cross

Henry Dana Ward

History of the cross

the pagan origin, and idolatrous adoption and worship of the image

by Henry Dana Ward

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Published by J. Nisbet, Claxton, Remsen, & Haffelfinger in London, Philadelphia .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Henry Dana Ward.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 83/6100 (B)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationvii, 88 p.
Number of Pages88
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2792283M
LC Control Number83220281

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Since he had been a young man several questions regarding the cross had puzzled him and when he was older he determined to try and and answer them for himself. The Christian cross, seen as a representation of the instrument of the crucifixion of Jesus, is the best-known symbol of Christianity.

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Around his neck is an almost perfect Maltese cross. On an accompanying figure, that of Ashur-nasir-pal, is a similar cross. The ancient Greek goddess Diana is pictured with a cross.