) To many pagans, its mythical meaning is linked to the soul (of the deceased) in search of reincarnation A self-made form of occultism taught through role-playing games such as Warhammer.
According to one devotee, "Chaos is the opposite of order.
To understand the Christian significance of the cross and appreciate its excruciating cost to our crucified and resurrected Christ, read " Originally represented the apostle Peter's humility in his martyrdom.
Reminds Christians of the amazing transformation that takes place through Christ's redemption and regeneration.
When "born again," we become "a new creation." (2 Cor.
But today, especially in the rock music culture, it generally represents the opposite: satanism and its mockery of Christ.
Lucifer continues to twist God's wonderful truths and works into lies and deceptions. First linked to an ancient goddess temple on Malta, it was adopted as the Iron Cross in Prussia.
One website that markets these balls beckons: 'Why not buy one and try your own free psychic reading." Scroll down to "Magic Mirrors" A five-pointed compound symbol with a center triangel (see below) pointing down.
The five lines resemble the microcosmic man with arms and legs outstretched inside a circle (with a pentagram in the background)-- a magic symbol or charm among medieval alchemists and wizards.
The Masonic symbol of the compass and the T-square represents movement toward perfection and a balance between the spiritual and physical which resembles Egyptian and oriental mysticism.
The compass (used to form circles) represent spirit.
To earth-centered religions throughout history as well as to many contemporary pagans, it represents the feminine spirit or force, the cosmos or a spiritualized Mother Earth, and a sacred space.
(See next item) Gnostic traditions linked the unbroken circle to the "world serpent" forming a circle as it eats its own tail.
These two pictures shows the astrological sign for the archer (Sagittarius) -- part of the zodiac.