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Eagle lectern - Wikipedia

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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 ...

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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.

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

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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 ...

Interpreting Churches - National Churches Trust

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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.

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May 9, 2016 ... 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 ...

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

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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 ...

Lecterns. - Church Service Society

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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, .

eagle lectern — architectural antiques

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The lecterns in the shape of an eagle on whose outstretched wings a bible rests are most common in Anglican churches and cathedrals. The eagle, which was ...

The Eagle Lectern - Murdoch and Anne MacKenzie

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This month let us think about the Eagle Lectern. Why is it in the form of an eagle? In Ezekiel 10:4-15 we read about the cherubim. One with the face of a cherub, ...

Two lost arts: singing from oversized books, and using lecterns

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Oct 17, 2012 ... The faithful Christian, likewise, could stare at the sight of the deacon proclaiming the Gospel from this eagle-shaped lectern without flinching.

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CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Lectern - New Advent

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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

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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 ...

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

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It is in the shape of an imposing full-size figure of an eagle, grasping a book in its ... lectern was once a part of the pulpit at the Church of Sant' Andrea at Pistoia.