In the Christian system of symbolic value head has increased significantly. To it add value to the "high" of a fundamental opposition to Christianity "high - low", which was based on a hierarchy: Christ is the head of the Church, that is, society, and God - the head of Christ. "The head of every man is Christ, the head of the woman - a husband, and the head of Christ - God" - even the apostle Paul said in his Epistle to the Corinthians (1 Cor 11: 3.). Thus, the head, in full accordance with ancient physiology, understood as the center of the connection parts of the body and its growth ( "... the Head, from whom the whole body, and knit together by joints and knit together, increases the increase of God" - Colossians 2, 19). .