||Make a left "c"
gently push the right open hand (palm down, fingers closed) through the
space created by the "c" as if depositing money in a bank vault.
of the chest area, thumbs pointing upward. Move both hands down firmly
together, stopping at the waist.
||Make a left "s"
hold it with the
palm facing downward. Place a right "c" hand on the back of the left
Note: The sign symbolizes that the church is set on the rock.
wheel with "D" fingers extended and following the curve of the wheel.
small turns of the wheel left and right.
together) in front of body with palms facing. Touch the fingertips to
a rooftop. Note: Some signers continue the image by moving the hands
to trace the walls.
hand to the
center of the chest.
hands held palm down in front of chest. With "L" hands, draw a circle,
moving the hands outward and then forward, touching thumbs again when
circle meets further in front of the body.
of the closed
right "s" hand to the back of the closed left "s" hand (this is the
for "rock"). Then move both open hands, palms facing outward, upward in
front of the body, as if outlining the side of an imaginary mountain.
of both hands held slightly in front of the body. Then move hands
twice as if dispensing money across a sales counter.
sign with the
right hand, letting the hand face palm forward. Then rotate hand inward
in a semi-circle so that the palm faces inward.
to touch the left index finger.
fingers 3 times, like 3 houses.