To Greeks the Pearl was the Symbol of LOVE. Folk Belief-Pearls were identified with tears.
Pearl of a Great Price-Value of the Kingdom of God. / PEARL – Symbol of Immortality.
Pearl (gem) within the oyster or Mussel-Light hidden in a dark place at the bottom of the sea=Symbol of a child growing in a mother’s womb.
Rom. 8:2-8 Acts 2:38 Gal. 5:16-25 JESUS-
God’s gift. Love*Joy*Peace*Longsuffering*Goodness
Holy Spirit-Eternal Spirit Concealed
The luster of a pearl is not capable of being imitated. Perfection.
PEARL – Parable of Christ ….
ILLUSTRATION-The Merchant Seeking till he finds one Pearl
LESSON WE SHOULD LEARN – The Importance of seeking and Securing, at cost of any Sacrifice, Christ and His Grace
The Whole Body of Believers-A pearl is of round form-whole………..sample of some work on this painting. A pearl-symbol of imortality.
This painting hangs in my bathroom. A mystical, symbolical oil painting 18 × 22 Canon Sure Shot
S31S / Herder Dictionary of Symbols by Boris Matthews (Art, Archaeology, Mythology, Literature, and Religion) , Aid to Bible Understanding, KJV Bible. /