A Sorrowful Spirit Is a Sacrifice

Book Title: The book of common-prayer, and administration of the sacraments and other rites and ceremonies of the church, according to the use of the Church of England : together with the psalter or psalms of David, pointed as they are to be sung or said in churches.

Author: Church of England.

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Description: The forlorn pair of Peter (left) and Mary Magdalene hold the sacred heart of Jesus, a symbol of sorrow and loving sacrifice. Peter holds a key representing his authority in the church. At his feet is a rooster, representing Peter’s regret for denying Christ. Mary Magdalene a small cross, symbolizing the burden she carries after Jesus’ death.

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