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Eagle lectern - Wikipedia


An eagle lectern is a lectern in the shape of an eagle on whose outstretched wings the Bible rests. They are most common in Anglican churches and cathedrals.

Why are the lecterns in Anglican churches almost always in the form ...


THE FLYING eagle is the symbol of John the Evangelist (see Revelation, ch 4, v 7) who proclaimed Christ as 'the Word of God' at the beginning of his Gospel.



Lectern. Help support New Advent and get the full contents of this website as an ... Eagle-shaped lecterns were also numerous in the thirteenth and fourteenth ...

The Lectern - RESource


This lectern, cast in brass in the shape of an eagle, was designed by Cathedral architect William Wardell. Its size and beauty highlights the dignity of the Liturgy ...

The Eagle Lectern, York Minster | This lectern situated in t… | Flickr


May 16, 2013 ... Lecterns in the shape of an eagle hold special value within churches. Eagle lecterns date back to early church history. Some of the earliest ...

Ship of Fools: Lecterns and their like


May 20, 2013 ... A lectern not shaped like an eagle hardly deserves the name lectern at all. ... Eagle lecterns definitely, your choice of either wood or metal.

Interpreting Churches - National Churches Trust

www.nationalchurchestrust.org/sites/default/files/resources/NWMFTA interpreting churches 2012_0.pdf

Christian churches are most often built in a cruciform shape (cross-shaped), ..... In many Anglican churches the LECTERN is in the form of an eagle with wings.

Hill Shepherd: The Eagle symbol of Saint John the Evangelist.


Mar 15, 2011 ... An eagle lectern is a lectern in the shape of an eagle. They are very common in Christian churches and cathedrals. The eagle is the symbol ...

Lectern for the Reading of the Gospels with the Eagle of Saint John ...


It is in the shape of an imposing full-size figure of an eagle, grasping a book ... Lectern for the Reading of the Gospels with the Eagle of Saint John the Evangelist.

Lecterns. - Church Service Society


A brass eagle in this position can be ... Only some forty medieval brass lecterns are to be found in ..... in the shape of an eagle was placed in S. Andrew's Church, .