The Meaning Behind Gothic Crosses Many like to wear a Gothic style cross to show that they are part of the Gothic lifestyle, and to show that they believe in Satan or the occult. The crosses seen in jewelry designs come from Germanic culture and depending on the position and style can mean different things.
Why do goths wear rosary?
Goths and punks often wore rosary beads as a rejection of conservatism, and sometimes as a way to critique the stranglehold that puritanical values held on American and British culture. Pachuco, goth, and punk all embraced wearing rosary beads as fashion.
What does wearing all black represent?
In color psychology, being drawn to the color black – especially in clothing – often signals a desire to reclaim ones power. People who wear all black are often highly emotional, slightly neurotic, and have a desire to deflect what they look like in favor of who they are and what they are trying to accomplish in life.
Is it bad luck to wear a cross necklace?
Even many with a passing knowledge of Christianity can be seen wearing jewelry in the shape of a cross. Many others have crosses in their homes and reverence them. All that remains for many is tradition, a form of religion or a good luck charm.
Is having a cross idolatry?
The short answer: No. It is not idolatry for a Christian or any person to wear a cross, as long as they are not using it as an object of worship.