Dante’s PURGATORY, Canto 29: GRIFFIN

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GRIFFIN

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Symbol of Jesus

Fully human and divine

Eagle and lion

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NOTE: In the spectacular pageant, a griffin appears. The griffin is part eagle and part lion, and it is a symbol for Jesus, Who also has a two-part nature: Jesus is fully human and fully divine.

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https://davidbruceblog.wordpress.com/2017/03/03/dantes-purgatory-canto-29-retelling-forest-of-eden-pageant-of-revelation/

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