"In order to accommodate the sensibilities of the Orthodox icon painter, Mary is shown pointing to the word 'Heart'
With all due respect, no Orthodox Christian would mistake this painting for an Orthodox icon.
posted on 01/02/2011 10:32:05 AM PST
(Christ is Risen, and you, o death, are annihilated)
How about this one?
An icon for Mother Russia
The Virgin of Kazan is one of the most revered icons Russia ever knew. Its disappearance at the time of the Russian Revolution was a catastrophe, but its resurgence and its link with Pope John Paul II and Fatima has added a most recent chapter to one of the worlds greatest icons.
posted on 01/02/2011 10:41:33 AM PST
by Brian Kopp DPM
(Liberalism is infecund.)
I don't want you to lose any sleep. ;0)
posted on 01/02/2011 12:16:27 PM PST
("That they may be one...Father")
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