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Agnus Dei (Lamb of God) Symbol

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In Christian symbolism, the lamb represents Jesus, the Lamb of God "(Agnus Dei).

Standing with one banner, the lamb represents Christ triumphant over death. Standing with a cross and a gaping wound in his face, which symbolizes the passion of Christ.

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Sitting on a throne or a book, the lamb is the instrument of Christ.
Because the lamb is humble, friendly, and innocent, lambs are often recorded on the tombstones of children.

Related Bible Verses

The next day John saw Jesus coming toward him and said, "Look, the Lamb of God, who takes away the sin of the world! (John 1:29)

Then I looked and heard the voice of many angels, numbering thousands upon thousands, and ten thousand times ten thousand. They encircled the throne and the living creatures and the elders. In a loud voice they sang: "Worthy is the Lamb, who was slain, to receive power and wealth and wisdom and strength and honor and glory and praise!" (Rev 5:11-12)