*Comments always welcomed / / / / / / Not Limited to one definition ……… Here’s this , The Butterfly Christian Symbol represents and symbolizes the Resurrection. The butterfly has three phases during its life:
The caterpillar – The caterpillar which just eats symbolises normal earthly life where people are preoccupied with taking care of their physical needs.
The chrysalis or cocoon – The chrysalis or cocoon resembles the tomb.
The butterfly – The butterfly represents the resurrection into a glorious new life free of material restrictions.
Reference to Related Bible Verses
The Butterfly symbolizing the Resurrection:
So will it be with the resurrection of the dead. The body that is sown is perishable, it is raised imperishable; it is sown in dishonor, it is raised in glory; it is sown in weakness, it is raised in power; it is sown a natural body, it is raised a spiritual body. (1 Corinthians 15:42-44)
For the trumpet will sound, the dead will be raised imperishable, and we will be changed. (1 Corinthians 15:52b) (Thanks to catholic-saints.info ) II Corinthians 5:17 / / / / / /
and this about renewal
“Therefore if any man be in Christ, he is a new creature; old things are passed away; behold, all things are become new.”
taken with my Kodak Z1285 / place Millstone Township NJ* !