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holy-water vessel

holy-water vessel
As well as all in Churches, a vessel in which water consecration is made, bears great symbolical value. Vessel for the blessing of water is a large bowl on low stand with round base for placing it on the table . The eastern side of the bowl are cells which are set three candles - in the image of the Holy Trinity, sanctifying and enlightening people by divine grace . Round base bowl blessing of the waters is a sign circle earthly Church itself round goblet, which poured water marks celestial church , and all together is a symbol of the Virgin Mary, as the purest vessel of God's grace.
scene before the arrival of the Metropolitan at the Cossack festival in Moscow.

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Bruno Suignard
Bruno Suignard
well composed!!!**************************
3 years ago.
Lyudmila Izmaylova has replied to Bruno Suignard
I am grateful to you, my dear friend!
3 years ago.
Nico Andries
Nico Andries
Sounds all very familiar to me. The picture looks like a diptich. A fascinating one!
3 years ago.
Lyudmila Izmaylova has replied to Nico Andries
I am grateful to you, my dear friend!
3 years ago.
Trudy Tuinstra
Trudy Tuinstra
good compo, very nice story
3 years ago.
Lyudmila Izmaylova has replied to Trudy Tuinstra
I am grateful to you, my dear friend!
3 years ago.
pajmcb
pajmcb
Great picture!
Well done!
3 years ago.
Lyudmila Izmaylova has replied to pajmcb
I am grateful to you, my dear friend!
3 years ago.