In Old Testament times, horns were a sign of power or authority, & sheep represented humanity. Genesis 22:13: As Abraham looked about, he spied a ram caught by its horns in the thicket. The "ram" thus serves as a foreshadowing of Jesus Christ, leader over every nation, the only suitable replacement sacrifice to God in place of all humanity, for their disobedience in the Garden of Eden. The "ram" is caught by the "horns" (head) "in a thicket" (branches), thus foreshadowing the crown of…

In Old Testament times, horns were a sign of power or authority, & sheep represented humanity. Genesis 22:13: As Abraham looked about, he spied a ram caught by its horns in the thicket. The "ram" thus serves as a foreshadowing of Jesus Christ, leader over every nation, the only suitable replacement sacrifice to God in place of all humanity, for their disobedience in the Garden of Eden. The "ram" is caught by the "horns" (head) "in a thicket" (branches), thus foreshadowing the crown of…

I have a Crown of Thorns on my wall.  It is a beautiful piece of art with a daily spiritual reminder.  LB

I have a Crown of Thorns on my wall. It is a beautiful piece of art with a daily spiritual reminder. LB

The palm branch, the crown of thorns, the cross, & the empty grave.  #flashbynoel #illustration

The palm branch, the crown of thorns, the cross, & the empty grave. #flashbynoel #illustration

40 Faith-Building Lenten Activities

40 Faith-Building Lenten Activities

PP: Make a crown of thorns for Lent! (This version is so cheap and easy, you can do it with an entire classroom of kids!) ///Yeah, teaching your children how to make a craft version of a torture device is GREAT FUN! Freaks, I tell you.

A lot can happen in just three days!  Thorns to a crown ... amazing photo.

A lot can happen in just three days! Thorns to a crown ... amazing photo.

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