Many of our guests are curious about the symbolism in the paschal lamb. According to the Catholic Encyclopedia, PASCHAL means: a lamb which the Israelites were commanded to eat with peculiar rites as a part of the Passover celebration.

That the Paschal Lamb prefigured symbolically Christ, “the Lamb of God”, who redeemed the world by the sFullSizeRenderhedding of His blood, and particularly the Eucharistic banquet, or new Passover, has always remained the constant belief of Christian tradition.

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