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New Testament

The New Testament area comprises the area up the slope from the Jesse tree and the circular assembly area. This assembly area surrounds a centrally placed fish mosaic. The fish's first known use as a Christian religious symbol was sometime within the first three centuries AD. The fish outline was a logical symbol for the early Christian church to adopt. Fish are often mentioned in the gospels. 

A second link between Christianity and the fish symbol is seen in the Greek word for fish, ichthus, the most commonly used word in the New Testament for fish. It forms an acrostic which has many translations in English. The most popular appears to be "Jesus Christ, Son of God, Saviour"

The oak seating is locally grown from the Spetchley estates (from appropriately-named Church Wood). 

The water feature in the corner is a reminder that Jesus provides ‘life-giving water’ (John 4:14).

Look nearby for a lost sheep (The parable of the Lost Sheep – There will be more joy in heaven over one sinner who repents than over ninety-nine respectable people who do not need to repent Luke 15:1-7).

There is plenty of scope for the addition of further artwork here.