Holy Trinity icon (1)
Orthodox icon of the Holy Trinity (1). Icon of 13th cent. In one of the Churches of the Northern Greece, we can find a very interesting and rare depiction of the Holy Trinity. The display occupies the dome of the inner narthex of the church and the iconographic type is "of Paternity". God the Father, full body, in the
The Samaritan woman at the well, St Photini, was called Great Martyr and Equal-to-the-Apostles in Greek sermons from the fourth to the fourteenth century. She believed Jesus was the messiah. She evangelized Samaria, then North Africa, and was martyred in Rome. In the Western church she's called Fotina.
St. John Chrysostom icon (4)
Orthodox icon of Saint John the Chrysostom, Patriarch of Constantinople (4). Commemorated November 13. This greatest and most beloved of all Christian orators was born in Antioch the Great in the year 344 or 347; his pious parents were called Secundus and Anthusa. After his mother was widowed at the age of twenty, she
San Atanasio de Alejandría - 2 de mayo - Primeros Cristianos
El Papa Benedicto XVI dedica una catequesis a San Atanasio de Alejandría, doctor de la iglesia, en la audiencia general del 20 de Junio de 2007.