Passion Cross - Bigfoot Cross Museum
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Passion Cross

Pointed, Aiguise, Urdee, or Urdy Cross, the Passion Cross is a form of Latin Cross with pointer ends, It is also referred to as the Cross of Suffering Representing the nails that Christ suffered at his crucifixion. The French word for sharpened is aiguise, and this cross in heraldry is called the Cross Aiguise or Pointed Cross.

Another heraldic name is the Cross Urdee (Urde, or Urdy). Urde means a sharp projection, like a spearhead. The plural of urde is urdee. The original meaning, refers to Christ's suffering on the cross, not just the obvious physical pain, but the immeasurable suffering of paying for our sins.


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