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Saint George Prince of the Martyrs Religious Images, Religious Icons, Religious Art, Byzantine Icons, Byzantine Art, Hl Georg, Greek Icons, Saint George And The Dragon, Religious Paintings

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Do not say: "I have sinned much, and therefore I am not bold enough to fall down before God." Do not despair. Simply do not increase your sins in despair and, with the help of the All-merciful One,...

The Archangel Michael, Yaroslavl, late century.The icon supposed to be the temple icon of Archangel Church on the Kotorosl in Yaroslavl, erected by Princess Anna, the wife of Prince Fyodor Rostislavich the Black. Saint Michael, St. Michael, Byzantine Icons, Byzantine Art, Religious Icons, Religious Art, Russian Icons, Angels Among Us, Art Icon

Orthodox icons / Icons of Archangel Michael

Archangel Michael, Yaroslavl icon, late 13th century

Byzantine Icons: Ancient and Medieval Byzantine Icons, Frescoes and Mosaics Byzantine Icons, Byzantine Art, Religious Icons, Religious Art, Saint Catherine's Monastery, Saint George And The Dragon, Religious Paintings, Catholic Saints, Art Icon

St. George the Great-martyr, the Trophy-bearer

Christ is risen! Truly He is risen! Fresco of St. George the Great Martyr (Icon courtesy of www.eikonografos.com used with permission) St. George the Great Martyr, the Trophy-bearer - Commemorated on April 23rd (or on Bright Monday if his feast falls during Great Lent) (The text below is taken and rearranged from: http://ocafs.oca.org/FeastSaintsViewer.asp?SID=4&ID=1&FSID=101184, and the text in brackets from: http://www.goarch.org/special/saintgeorge/index_html) The Holy Great Martyr George…

Rare Old Vintage Orthodox Icon of the Holy Archangel Gabriel Hand painted Unique… Religious Images, Religious Icons, Religious Art, Byzantine Icons, Byzantine Art, Statues, Church Pictures, Art Through The Ages, Archangel Gabriel

Rare Old Vintage Orthodox Icon of the Holy Archangel Gabriel Hand painted Unique Signed tempera gold leaf

RARE OLD VINTAGE ORTHODOX ICON OF The Holy Archangel Gabriel hand painted - signed tempera , gold leaf , wood measures : 2 3/4" x 6 1/2" The Holy Archangel Gabriel has been called the leader of the heavenly hosts; he is associated with numerous happenings in Holy Scripture, particularly his revelation to the Theotokos that she would bear Christ. Thus his primary…

Russian Icon of St George, based on a Century depiction. My new Bulgarian-American granddaughter was born on the day of Saint George. I think she needs another icon, as well as the book Saint George and the Dragon. Byzantine Icons, Byzantine Art, Russian Icons, Russian Art, Medieval Art, Renaissance Art, Medieval Books, Religious Icons, Religious Art

Saint George and the Dragon in Iconography

The wealth of images depicted in holy icons is overwhelming, yet one thing appears to unite them all. Despite not usually being painted in a naturalistic way, they are always concerned in depicting…