Crest Decal (Large)

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For walls, boards, doors etc. 11" high x 6 1/2" wide.

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For walls, boards, doors etc. 11" high x 6 1/2" wide.

In August of 2012, at the 41st General Council, The United Church of Canada acknowledged the presence and spirituality of Aboriginal peoples in the United Church by revising the church's crest. The crest changes include incorporating the colours often associated with the Aboriginal Medicine Wheel.

The Medicine Wheel, which reflects respect for diversity and interdependence, is often represented in the four traditional colours of yellow, red, black, and white, which incorporate important teachings from the four directions, the four stages of life, and the four seasons. The placement of these colours will vary according to the traditions of the nation.

The Medicine Wheel teaches us to seek balance in the physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual aspects of the circle of life. The crest changes also include the addition of the Mohawk phrase "Akwe Nia'Tetew√°:neren" [aw gway-- nyah day day waw-- nay renh], which means "All my relations."

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Shipping Weight (kg) 0.0200
Author(s) The United Church of Canada
ISBN or Product No. CH10846
Publisher The United Church of Canada
Language English
Format Other
Price $6.95

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