Metaphysical meaning of symbol (rw)

Metaphysical meaning of symbol (rw)
symbols--Represent steps in the masonry of the soul. All scriptural symbols have to do with the spiritual progress of man. In the Bible every name stands for an idea and has a meaning that gives a due to the symbol.

A symbol loses its usefulness when man clings to it as the reality and fails to see the Truth that it represents.

Preceding Entry: sword
Following Entry: synagogue