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How the Depiction of the Cross Changed with Christianity

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How the Depiction of the Cross Changed with Christianity

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The crucifix is the most common image of Christianity, but what does it mean?

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Join us as we attempt to decode the powerful symbolism of the crucifixion and the Christian fascination with physical suffering. We'll travel from a church in Dublin, Ireland, that claims to hold the remains of the martyred Saint Valentine, to Pampanga, in the Philippines, where devout believers seek salvation by enduring crucifixion.

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