The cross is represented in cultural and religious symbols from around the world. The cross is geometrically, numerically and symbolically related to the square, the number 4, the heart and the middle path.
Not surprisingly, many hold the cross as a deep and meaningful focus in their daily lives… a stable foundation. The symbolism represents strength amidst hardship and calm in a storm. It is and has long been a popular symbol… with common strains even amongst diverse cultural mythologies.