What is an Irish Cross?
The Irish Cross Symbolism and Meaning is beautiful. The Irish Cross is a symbol that is inspired by Ireland and the faith of the Irish people. It is a popular symbol of faith, world renowned by Christians. It is a symbol loved by the Irish as a proud and powerful symbol of Irish heritage.
What is the Meaning of the Irish Cross
The Irish Cross also known as the Celtic Cross and often referred to as the Irish High Cross is one of the most revered symbols of Ireland and of Irish culture. Few symbols are as renowned as the embodiment of Irish Christianity like the Irish cross worldwide. The IrishCross is basically a Latin cross with a circle of light, or a halo intersecting it. This cross also known as the Celtic cross or the cross of Iona is a famous Christian symbol that has its roots in paganism. The cross with a circle of light emerged in France and Britain in the middle ages and predates Christianity. It was adopted by Irish missionaries from the 9th through the 12th centuries.
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