- a figure of a lamb as emblematic of Christ.
- such a representation with the nimbus inscribed with the cross about its head, and supporting the banner of the cross.
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Origin of Agnus Dei
Words nearby Agnus Dei
Example sentences from the Web for Agnus Dei
In 2010 two college-age American tourists died when someone slipped rogue narcotics into their cocktails—again at Campo dei Fiori.Rome’s Deadly Pub Crawls Kill American College Student|Barbie Latza Nadeau|March 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He has appointed a trio of heavy-handed prelates led by Opus Dei leader Julian Herranz to stop the leaks—one way or another.VatiLeaks Exposes Internal Memos of the Catholic Church|Barbie Latza Nadeau|May 24, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Id suademus, vt infantes ad nos lustrandi afferantur, quod etiam Dei beneficio iam cœpit fieri.
There are times, when "the spirit of God descends upon the gathered multitudes," and vox populi is vox Dei.The Life of Mazzini|Bolton King
His great work "De Civitate Dei," "the highest expression of his thought," engaged him for seventeen years.Bell's Cathedrals: The Cathedral Church of Carlisle|C. King Eley
You cuffed him last Sunday for ringing the bell at the Agnus Dei.My New Curate|P.A. Sheehan
Outside the gate the carriage stopped, to take up the doctor, who was waiting at the Caffè dei Tre Re.The conquest of Rome|Matilde Serao