a prayer ribbon, The Lord's Prayer Ribbon

Colors



The Lord's Prayer Ribbon can be plaited in all colors, and the colors of the beads can also vary.
You may well think something with the colors you choose. Colors can have significance.
When you plait a prayer, you can use colors to express specific emotions or specific content of the prayer, the prayer ribbon is connected with.

Here is something about what colors can signify both in general and in the church:

White:
Light, purity, innocence.
Yellow:
Sunshine, joy, warmth.
Brown:
Soil color.
Red:
Love, passion, suffering,
blood.
Purple:
Prayer, penance, sorrow, secret.
Blue:
Faith and heaven, sky,
peace.
Green:
Life and hope.
Black:
Grief, death, emptiness, nothing, darkness, night.
Silver:
Silence and beauty,
the color of the moon and the stars.
Gold:
Divinity.


Here's a little about what colors mean in the church's liturgical use:

White and yellow:
Light and joy.
Christmas and Easter.
Red:
The color of blood and fire.
Holy Spirit, love, suffering, martyrdom.
Pentecost and the second day of Christmas.
Black:
Grief and death.
Good Friday.
Green:
Life, growth, hope.
Purple:
Prayer, penance, preparation.
Advent and Lent.


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