Monday, March 21, 2011

Penny for Thoughts; Coin for Prayer

Finding God in all things includes coins. Coins are not only money. Coins, like statues and heraldry, have been used as propaganda in the broadest sense. Vatican coins and medals have served to evangelize.

The conclusion of William Van Ornum's article about Vatican coins invites Ignatian praying with coins, plus offers links to a Vatican slideshow and other resources for coin enthusiasts.

Wiki-image used according to the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike Generic 2.5 license. Attribution: Classical Numismatic Group, Inc.

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