Tag: Tombstone art

Tombstone Tuesday-I H S Symbol

You have probably seen the letters I H S in a church, usually seen on the altar, church windows, vestments, and even on tombstones. These three letters are called a Christogram,

Tombstone Tuesday-Rose Symbol

A rose signifies beauty, hope, or unfailing love.

Tombstone Tuesday-Calla Lily Images

The image of calla lilies on a tombstone symbolizes majestic beauty, marriage, and fidelity.

Tombstone Tuesday-Lamp Symbol

A lamp inscribed on a tombstone symbolizes immortality of the spirit and resurrection. It may also symbolize wisdom, faithfulness, and holiness.

Tombstone Tuesday-Gate Symbol

A gate inscribed on a tombstone symbolizes the passageway from this life to the next.