• Casting Crowns
  • Casting Crowns is a contemporary Christian and Christian rock band started in 1999 by youth pastor Mark Hall, who serves as the band's lead vocalist, as part of a youth group at First Baptist Church in Downtown Daytona Beach, Florida. (wikipedia.org)
  • Christian rock group Casting Crowns began as a student worship band in Daytona Beach, Florida, in 1999. (wikipedia.org)
  • This augmented version of Casting Crowns released two independent albums on CD, both of which were well received in the Atlanta area. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although the group was not searching for a record label, one of the group's albums found its way into the hands of Mark Miller, lead singer for country group Sawyer Brown, who was struck by Casting Crowns' driving pop/rock style and Hall's vocal delivery of his hard-hitting but devout songs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Miller signed Casting Crowns to his fledgling Beach Street Records, a division of Reunion Records with distribution by the Provident Label Group, making Casting Crowns the first artist signed to Beach Street Records. (wikipedia.org)
  • The resulting eponymous album, Casting Crowns, was released in 2003 on the Beach Street imprint. (wikipedia.org)
  • Apart from being successful in the charts, Lifesong earned Casting Crowns their first Grammy Award for their work on the album in 2006. (wikipedia.org)
  • Casting Crowns broke their own record in 2007 when the single "East to West" from The Altar and the Door hit sixteen consecutive weeks at No. 1. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] In 2008, Casting Crowns scored their eighth number one hit with "I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day", a track from their newly released Christmas album entitled Peace on Earth. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] Casting Crowns was one of the only American bands to ever have been invited to North Korea. (wikipedia.org)
  • This was Casting Crowns' second time invited to the festival sponsored by Global Resource Services, the first time being in 2007. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] Casting Crowns' fourth major studio album, Until the Whole World Hears, was released on November 17, 2009, debuting at No. 4 on the Billboard 200 and selling over 167,000 copies in its first week alone, setting a new record for the highest Christian album debut in history. (wikipedia.org)
  • Casting Crowns is the first studio album by American Christian rock band Casting Crowns. (wikipedia.org)
  • Casting Crowns received positive reviews from music critics, many of whom praised the album's lyrics and production quality. (wikipedia.org)
  • Preceded by a lead single, "If We Are the Body", which peaked at number one on the Radio & Records Christian AC and Christian CHR charts in the US, Casting Crowns debuted at number 198 on the Billboard 200. (wikipedia.org)
  • Casting Crowns' has sold more than 1.9 million copies since its release and has been certified 2× Platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA), one of 8 Christian albums to reach that milestone. (wikipedia.org)
  • Casting Crowns was formed in 1999 by Mark Hall (lead vocals), Hector Cervantes (guitar, vocals), Juan DeVevo (guitar, vocals), and Melodee DeVevo (violin, vocals) as a student worship band. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although Casting Crowns had not released their independent records with intentions of receiving a record deal, Miller offered the band the opportunity to become the first artists signed to his record label. (wikipedia.org)
  • As a group, Casting Crowns was unusual in several ways, such as having seven members, never having toured before, and their producer (Miller) having no history in the Christian music industry. (wikipedia.org)
  • Terry Hemmings, Provident Label Group CEO/President and a personal friend of Miller, openly predicted success for Casting Crowns and made them one of his top priorities at the label. (wikipedia.org)
  • Casting Crowns was recorded at Glow in the Dark Studio in Decatur, Georgia and Zoo Studio in Franklin, Tennessee. (wikipedia.org)
  • For the chart week of March 6, 2004, Casting Crowns reached its peak position of number 2 on the Christian Albums chart. (wikipedia.org)
  • The discography of Casting Crowns, an American Christian rock band, consists of seven studio albums, two independent albums, one holiday album, 16 singles, five live albums and five music videos. (wikipedia.org)
  • Casting Crowns was formed in 1999 as a student worship band in Daytona Beach, Florida, with a lineup consisting of Mark Hall (vocals), Meledee DeVevo (violin), Juan DeVevo (guitars) and Hector Cervantes (guitars). (wikipedia.org)
  • Casting Crowns released their self-titled debut album in 2003, which peaked at number 59 on the Billboard 200 and number two on the Billboard Christian Albums chart. (wikipedia.org)
  • Casting Crowns' fourth studio album, Until the Whole World Hears, was released in 2009 and sold a total of 167,000 copies in its first week, debuting at number four on the Billboard 200. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] Casting Crowns has also released a holiday album, Peace on Earth, which has been certified Platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). (wikipedia.org)
  • five crowns
  • The Five Crowns, also known as the Five Heavenly Crowns, is a concept in Christian theology that pertains to the five crowns that individuals can receive after the Last Judgment. (wikipedia.org)
  • Five Crowns is a five-suited rummy-style card game that is played with an extra suit. (wikipedia.org)
  • The game play is nearly identical to Three Thirteen, but Three Thirteen uses a standard 4-suit deck of 54 (including Jokers), or multiple decks with more players, while Five Crowns, uses two 5-suit decks with the Aces and Twos removed and an extra Joker (two 58-card decks) for 116 cards total. (wikipedia.org)
  • musher
  • Dallas Seavey, 25, competing against both his father and grandfather, won the 40th annual Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Mar. 13, becoming the youngest musher crowned champion of the storied Alaska event. (yahoo.com)
  • 1999
  • More recently, the crown has been present at the official opening ceremonies of sessions of the Scottish Parliament , including the first in 1999 and the official opening of the new Scottish Parliament Building in 2004. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1999, two years after gaining notoriety by winning the WBCN Rock & Roll Rumble in Boston, the band was forced to change their name mid-tour in response to pressure from lawyers representing Royal Crown Revue. (wikipedia.org)
  • worn
  • Crowns worn by rulers often contain jewels. (turbosquid.com)
  • The crown was first worn by James V to the coronation of his second wife, Mary of Guise , as queen consort at Holyrood Abbey , Edinburgh, in the year of its manufacture. (wikipedia.org)
  • Each crown was worn by different pharaohs or deities, and each crown had its own significance and symbolic meaning. (wikipedia.org)
  • In these early predynastic times, it is believed the crown was worn in association with the god Seth, and it wasn't until the formation of the first dynasties, around 3000 BCE, that it became symbolic of rule over Lower Egypt. (wikipedia.org)
  • The hedjet, also known as hdt, is the crown worn by the king of Upper (Southern) Egypt. (wikipedia.org)
  • The use of many tiny gold mirrors dangling from the crown has led some to hypothesize that the crown, worn in sunlight, would be a dazzling spectacle reinforcing the tradition role of the Silla king as the symbolic representation of the sun on earth. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, there is significant controversy over how the crown was supposed to be worn. (wikipedia.org)
  • Some believe that the three total parts were supposed to be worn together in one crown. (wikipedia.org)
  • debut
  • On 22 September, Crowns announced the release of their debut single 'Kissing Gates' on their own imprint 'Ship Wreckords' and distributed by PIAS. (wikipedia.org)
  • Equal parts punk (a la X), rockabilly (Reverend Horton Heat), and swing (Brian Setzer Orchestra), the Crowns successfully capture the excitement of their live act on their debut, undoubtedly due to the fact that it was recorded in only two days. (wikipedia.org)
  • suggests
  • An alternative, less well-supported theory suggests that the three crowns are the three kingdoms in the traditional title of the Swedish king, king of Swedes, Goths and Wends. (wikipedia.org)
  • The styling of the outer part of the crowns suggests a Korean connection with the Scytho-Iranians (Saka) and the people of the Eurasian steppe. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, the fact that the three parts of the crown have been found in three distinct areas of certain tombs, such as the Heavenly Horse Tomb suggests that the three objects are, in fact, three different types of crowns for different occasions. (wikipedia.org)
  • Kings
  • Although Denmark was reconsolidated under King Valdemar Atterdag in 1340 and regained its territory, and Norway left the union with Sweden in 1380, the following Swedish kings continued to use the union coat of arms with the three crowns. (wikipedia.org)
  • Some of the crowns are made of pure gold and were probably reserved for kings. (wikipedia.org)
  • Other crowns have been discovered made from gilt-bronze or gold-plated bronze, probably for princes or lesser kings. (wikipedia.org)
  • coat
  • Three Crowns (Swedish: tre kronor) is a national emblem of Sweden, present in the coat of arms of Sweden, and composed of three yellow or gilded coronets ordered two above and one below, placed on a blue background. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is still part of the present greater coat of arms of Sweden which is quartered between the lion coat of arms and the three crowns. (wikipedia.org)
  • As the lion and the crowns were occasionally re-interpreted as the coat of arms of the provinces of Götaland and Svealand respectively, the lion was earlier, erroneously, called the Göta lion. (wikipedia.org)
  • Since the 15th century the crowns have been regarded as the "main" arms of Sweden and thus can be used independently as the lesser coat of arms of the country. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sweden
  • Three Crowns refers to the three crowns of Sweden. (wikipedia.org)
  • The emblem is often used as a symbol of official State authority by the Monarchy, the Riksdag, the Government of Sweden and by Swedish embassies around the world, but also appears in other less formal contexts, such as the Sweden men's national ice hockey team, who wear the symbol on their sweaters and hence are called "Three Crowns", and atop the Stockholm City Hall (built 1911-1923). (wikipedia.org)
  • Use of the three crowns as a heraldic symbol of Sweden has been attested, in the Nordisk Familjebok, to the late 13th century, the three crowns first ringing the shield of Magnus Ladulås (1240-1290) and later appearing on the coins of Magnus Eriksson (1316-1374). (wikipedia.org)
  • When the Kalmar Union, the personal union between Denmark, Norway and Sweden, was instituted by Queen Margrete I in 1397, the three crowns symbol reverted to its use as a symbol of the union of the three realms. (wikipedia.org)
  • Since the three crowns had been used in Sweden between the unions, both King Karl Knutsson Bonde who periodically drew Sweden out of the Kalmar Union, and King Gustav Vasa who terminated it in 1521, used the crowns - quartered with the lion - as a symbol of Sweden, and this has been the case to the present day. (wikipedia.org)
  • Scotland
  • For the hill in Dumfries and Galloway, see Crown of Scotland (hill) . (wikipedia.org)
  • The Crown of Scotland is carried by The 16th Duke of Hamilton as Queen Elizabeth II leaves the Chamber , following the Opening of the fourth Session of The Scottish Parliament in July 2011. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Crown of Scotland is the crown that was used at the coronation of the monarchs of Scotland . (wikipedia.org)
  • The crown dates from at least 1503 when, in an earlier form, it was depicted in the portrait of James IV of Scotland in the Book of Hours commissioned for his marriage to Margaret Tudor . (wikipedia.org)
  • In January 1540, King James V commissioned the royal goldsmith, John Mosman, to refashion the Crown of Scotland. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Royal Arms of the United Kingdom used in Scotland, with the Crown of Scotland in prime position on the helm, upon the lion sejant affronté on the crest and upon the unicorn supporter. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the absence of a resident Scottish monarch following the Union of the Crowns in 1603, when James VI inherited the throne of England and moved his Royal Household from Edinburgh to London, the Honours were carried to sittings of the Parliament of Scotland to symbolise the sovereign 's presence and the Royal Assent to legislation. (wikipedia.org)
  • On 24 June 1953, following her coronation at Westminster Abbey , the crown was carried before Queen Elizabeth II in a procession from the Palace of Holyroodhouse to the High Kirk of St Giles , Edinburgh, where the Honours of Scotland, including the crown, were presented to The Queen during a National Service of Thanksgiving. (wikipedia.org)
  • made
  • Next he will take an impression and make and put on a temporary cap to wear while your porcelain crown is being made. (slideshare.net)
  • 7. How is the crown made? (slideshare.net)
  • These crowns encircle the damaged teeth completely and are made of different materials such as ceramic, steel and more. (wikipedia.org)
  • Composite crowns are made of hardening composite material with clear plastic or mold. (wikipedia.org)
  • Polycarbonate crowns are made of polycarbonate resin shells with microglass fibers and have been temporarily used to restore children's teeth. (wikipedia.org)
  • The ogress praised the dinner and made many fine oaths about what she would do for the cook, but only when she swore by her three crowns did Marchetta come out. (wikipedia.org)
  • The crowns of Silla were made in the Korean kingdom of Silla approximately in the 5th-7th centuries. (wikipedia.org)
  • The delicate nature of the gold crowns comes from the fact they were made from cutting thin sheet gold. (wikipedia.org)
  • The crown is impractical to wear and some believe that the crown may have been made specifically as a burial good. (wikipedia.org)
  • Music
  • From the moment percussionist Derf Reklaw pounds on his bongos in the overture for Crowns , now at the Pasadena Playhouse, it's evident that this tapestry of monologues, poetry, and music will prove to be a rousing evening in the theater. (theatermania.com)
  • The music online magazine Pitchfork Media placed Roots & Crowns at number 168 on their list of top 200 albums of the 2000s. (wikipedia.org)
  • During the quartet's heyday, they won Boston's WBCN Rumble, were nominated for seven Kahlua Boston Music Awards, toured extensively with the Mighty Mighty Bosstones, The Cramps, The Reverend Horton Heat and others, signed with Velvel Records and released a 1998 album entitled The Amazing Royal Crowns. (wikipedia.org)
  • band
  • Crowns were a folk punk band from Launceston, Cornwall, formed in 2010. (wikipedia.org)
  • At the end of 2010, Crowns were invited by Spider Stacy, tin whistle player in The Pogues to support the band at London's Brixton Academy during their annual Christmas tour. (wikipedia.org)
  • Roots & Crowns is a studio album by the indie rock band Califone. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Amazing Crowns (formerly Amazing Royal Crowns) are a rockabilly band that began in Providence, Rhode Island in 1993. (wikipedia.org)
  • This cap would sit within the band of the outer crown. (wikipedia.org)
  • There is a third part of the crown, namely the chains of gold with attached jade that may have been attached to the outer band. (wikipedia.org)
  • delicate
  • The existing crown was delicate and had been repaired at least twice in the previous 30 years, and a 1539 inventory showed further damage, including the loss of one fleur-de-lis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Single
  • On 29 October 2012, Crowns released the single "Parting in the Porch", which is a song from their upcoming album, Stitches in the Flag. (wikipedia.org)
  • Share
  • Although the crown and whip share certain features with Turkmen silver ornaments, it is atypical and its place of manufacture is difficult to determine. (metmuseum.org)
  • show
  • Crowns played their final show in September 2014. (wikipedia.org)
  • The crowns are a uniquely Korean product and show no Chinese influence. (wikipedia.org)
  • Additionally, the sophisticated metalworking of the crowns show that Silla gold smiths held an advanced knowledge of working with gold. (wikipedia.org)
  • game
  • Crowns of Power, also referred to as CoP, was a 3D fantasy-themed massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG) that was launched live on August 21, 2008. (wikipedia.org)
  • The development of Crowns of Power began in 2007 when Co-Owners Pete Simard and Chris Bechard committed company funds towards a development team to produce Rampid Interactive's first 3D based graphical game. (wikipedia.org)
  • Game of Crowns is an American reality documentary television series on Bravo that premiered on July 13, 2014. (wikipedia.org)
  • Authority
  • The crown upon the lion supporter is St. Edward's Crown , which has been a symbol of Royal Authority throughout the Commonwealth since 1953. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Three Crowns are also used as the roundel on military aircraft of the Swedish Air Force and as a sign on Swedish military equipment in general, and also on the uniforms and vehicles of the Swedish Police Authority. (wikipedia.org)
  • consists
  • Constructed of solid gold, the crown consists of a base, with four fleur-de-lis alternating with four strawberry leaves. (wikipedia.org)
  • known
  • The Incorruptible Crown is also known as the Imperishable Crown, and is referenced in 1 Corinthians 9:25. (wikipedia.org)
  • The symbol is known to have been placed atop the mighty central tower of the castle Tre Kronor (Three Crowns) in Stockholm, destroyed by fire in 1697, no later than the early 16th century. (wikipedia.org)
  • The crown of Lower Egypt, also known as deshret, is a red bowl shaped crown with a protruding curlicue. (wikipedia.org)
  • No crowns are known to have been found in any archeological digs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Another possibility is that it was woven like a basket, as the deshret (red crown) is known to have been, of plant fiber. (wikipedia.org)
  • work
  • Pete then hired on Bogdan Iliesiu as the sole artist of the team who can be credited for making most of the 3d models, including the main character models and a lot of the texture work seen in Crowns of Power. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Three Crowns is an Italian literary fairy tale written by Giambattista Basile in his 1634 work, the Pentamerone. (wikipedia.org)
  • seen
  • These days Pinterest is blooming with stunning floral bridal wreaths in all shapes and colours and it seems like this trend is popular with celebrities too - Keira Knightley, Natalie Portman and Bambi Northwood-Blyth have been all seen with a floral crown on their wedding day! (serenataflowers.com)
  • The atef crown is seen as far back as the 5th dynasty. (wikipedia.org)