Saturday, May 28, 2016

Fact of the Day: Heaven's Door

In many early human civilizations, doors were once considered an "entryway" to the afterlife. Doors in important places were often decorated with local religious symbols. 

8 comments:

  1. True. Most interesting are doors especially to older buildings.

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  2. We have seen some pretty awesome doors in our travels.

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  3. Wow, they must have had mighty big locks then lol

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  4. "Hold the door....hold the door...." :'(

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  5. There's a painting with Jesus inside and somebody's knocking on the door outside. Except there's no door handle inside. Only the man could let himself in. I'd like to get that as a poster...

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  6. Yes, Adam! They are considered passageways between the world of the living beings and those of the deaths. ;-)

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  7. I didn't know that. That's very interesting!

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