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The wreath symbolized God’s unending Love for His people, using greenery, plants and herbs symbolic of the season or stemming from Biblical times.

Evergreen -—> the crown of thorns

Boxwood -—> the everlasting quality of God

Straw -—> the Nativity of our Lord

Pomanders -—> original sin, the death and burial of Jesus

Dried Orange Peel -—> the bitter gall of the Crucifixion

English Ivy -—> communion with the Anglican church 

Grapevine/Wheat -—> the bread and wine of the Eucharist

Pine Cones -—> the Resurrection/ the breaking forth from the tomb

Blue Hydrangeas -—> Kingship of Christ

Joan Konecny

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