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The Art of Icon Painting in a Postmodern World: Interview with George Kordis – Orthodox Arts Journal Byzantine Icons, Byzantine Art, Religious Icons, Religious Art, Masonic Symbols, Biblical Art, Jean Baptiste, John The Baptist, Art Icon

The Art of Icon Painting in a Postmodern World: Interview with George Kordis

The Athens based iconographer George Kordis may perhaps be considered as one of the most important representatives of the revival of the icon. His approach to the icon is one that does not see work…

Full of Grace and Truth: The Holy, Glorious Prophet Elias (Elijah) the Thesbite Byzantine Icons, Byzantine Art, Religious Icons, Religious Art, Archangel Sandalphon, Orthodox Catholic, Christian Artwork, Russian Icons, Religious Paintings

The Holy, Glorious Prophet Elias (Elijah) the Thesbite

The Holy, Glorious Prophet Elias (Elijah) the Thesbite (Tishbite) - Commemorated on July 20 (http://www.cirota.ru/forum/images/94/94160.jpeg) The Holy Prophet Elijah is one of the greatest of the prophets and the first dedicated to virginity in the Old Testament. He was born in Tishba of Gilead into the Levite tribe 900 years before the Incarnation of the Word of God. St Epiphanius of Cyprus gives the following account about the birth of the Prophet Elijah: "When Elijah was born, his father…