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…
How to Make a 'Crown of Thorns' Tutorial. SO EASY! I want to make 3-4 of these and put either large pillar candles or a vase of tullips in the center (for the Easter dinner table). I can also use this for the top of the large cross I want in our living room (and anything else I can think of)!!!
Hand drawn thorns. Very life-like. The quality of the shading makes them appear 3D so every thorn looks harmful and intimidating. You can feel the pain through this drawing as thorns are related to Jesus' crown of thorns, and it conjures up images of torture and blood shed. I can imagine thorns building up around someone in my animation, trapping them within themselves, their own demon. Acting as a barrier between them and the outside world. Much as an addict would feel inside their head.
You will find at different times in your life, different things will inspire you. Something that you dismissed today may seem profound to you in a week, a month or even in years to come. Fortitude disposes you to do what is good in spite of any difficulty.Everyone needs the courage to do the better thing and to keep persevering in serving God and faithfully fulfilling ones duties. Develop courage by meditating upon The Crown Of Thorns.