The upside down cross

The Petrine Cross

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The upside down crosswas originally a Christian symbol of humility when St Peter asked to be crucified upside down because he felt as though he was not worthy to be crucified in the same way as Jesus. It was called the Petrine cross.

FromAskHistorians Cross of St. Peters

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