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Students 4-6

Grade 5, Chapter 6

Vote for Your Favorite Symbol of Jesus

Over the centuries, people have used many symbols to remind them of Jesus. Sometimes, the symbols were used by Christians in place of a picture of Jesus himself. If the rulers learned that people believed in Jesus, the Christians would be hurt or killed. The symbol was a safe secret among believers. In other times, artists used symbols for Jesus in their paintings and sculptures. Their artwork is displayed all over the world.

Below are several common symbols of Jesus. What's your favorite one?

Good Shepherd
Good Shepherd
Fish
Fish
Light of the World
Light of the World
Lamb
Lamb
Rock
Rock