Easter symbolism ‘abounds’ in Sydney

As we approach Easter Holy Week it is no surprise that even secular Sydney is abounding in religious symbolism.

Taking pride of place in Martin Place, resplendent in gold and several metres high, is the well-known pagan symbol for fertility, the rabbit.

Alongside this touching symbol, I’m sure I caught a glimpse of the post-modern symbol for significance, the $. Of course we are well accustomed to finding this crafty, curly symbol lurking somewhere around¬†ancient Christian festivals.

Mmm… Must be time for a hot cross bun. I wonder what this cross business is all about? PH