Sanctuary, safety, privacy. A place within which secrets remain concealed except to the Divine. If you entered the church and sat down, this shows a personal need for seclusion or security. Alternatively, perhaps you feel as if someone has betrayed a trust, and seek alternative sources in which to place your faith (see Religions). Your […]
You are going to receive some bad news. If you are inside the church, you are going to become very- depressed and very pessimistic.
also see Church in Buildings and Religious Imagery 1- A church represents our feelings about organised religion. In dreams it can be a placc of sanctuary, particularly in the sense that we can have a shared belief with other people. This may be as much to do with a shared moral code as with a […]
Longing for religious rituals, or having an aversion to them. Betrayal by or acceptance into a social group. The 64-million dollar question: “How do you feel about religion?” In addition, important here is the dual nature of bread and wine, which mirror a duality: the material versus the spiritual world.
As in Chapel, Cathedral. A debate about the meaning of life. Contemplation is asked of you. According to Freud, it is a symbol for woman.
You need to turn inward, as in Prayer. Expression of the desire to “serve God,” or to serve a higher purpose
Religious feeling or beliefs, including moral code, or our feelings about organised religion. Each of us has a sense of our relationship with the forces of life within us, and the world outside us. A church may depict this sense and what we do with it; our sense of what is holy or fundamental to […]
Example: ‘It was like an English church with several great spires. The whole building seemed to be built in a white and gold design. The gold pans shimmered in the sun. I gazed at this wonderful sight for some time and felt such a wonderful feeling of upliftment, my tiredness gone’ (Johan E). As in […]
Vision: Looking at a church tower from a distance: you are on the right path. Climbing a church tower: you are interested in your surroundings and your curiosity is creating new contacts. See Church, Tower.
Symbol: The church may represent many things: “a woman clothed in the sun,” the “bride of Christ,” “Noah’s ark,” “the ship,” “the vineyard,” “the net,” “the City of Heaven,” and more. Vision: Walking into a church: do you have to make amends to someone? Watching a church cave in: you have lost your faith in […]