Note:  Do not rely on this information. It is very old.


Labarum, the famous Imperial standard of Constantine the Great after his vision of the cross and his conversion to Christianity. It is usually represented as a pole with a cross-bar, on which hung a purple banner with the Greek letters X P (Chr, the beginning of Christos) interlaced.

“What a blessed condition is a true believer in! When he dies, he goes to God; and while he lives, everything shall do him good. Affliction is for his good. What hurt does the fire to the gold? It only purifies it.”
–Thomas Watson, A Divine Cordial