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Christ the Teacher. One of the most beautiful Orthodox icons of Jesus that I have ever seen. Lord Jesus Christ, Son of God, have mercy on me, a sinner! Religious Images, Religious Icons, Religious Art, Christ Pantocrator, Byzantine Icons, Byzantine Art, Image Jesus, Greek Icons, Jesus Prayer

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He who has acquired love endures calmly and patiently the injuries and sufferings that his enemies inflict on him. - St. Thalassios the Libyan

Eastern orthodox icon of our Jesus Christ "The Good Shepherd" "The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy; I came that they may have life, and have it abundantly. Christ The Good Shepherd, Lord Is My Shepherd, Jesus Shepherd, Byzantine Icons, Byzantine Art, Religious Icons, Religious Art, Ora Et Labora, The Lost Sheep

Good Shepherd Iconography

Roman Catholic Jesus (The Good Shepherd) My commentary here seems to be the way that Western Christian art de-masculinizes Jesus. Sometimes to the extreme. For instance, the Western mystics speak about Christ nursing them at times. (St. Bernard claimed to have nursed from the Blessed Virgin, but I'm not touching that issue). I sometimes enjoy these portrayals of Christ, and I think they were produced to show the approachability(?) of Christ, and his meekness. I like this image a lot, and…

Our workshop has been working on Byzantine icon painting since Our handmade icons are made using the traditional Byzantine technique with a background of 23 carat gold sheets and egg based tempera paints. Orthodox Catholic, Catholic Art, Byzantine Icons, Byzantine Art, Religious Icons, Religious Art, Mary Magdalene And Jesus, Christ Pantocrator, Church Icon

ICON PAINTING WORKSHOP J.VEGKOS M.KILLET, HANDMADE BYZANTINE RELIGIOUS PAINTINGS, CHURCH, SAINTS

ICON PAINTING WORKSHOP J.VEGKOS M.KILLET, HANDMADE BYZANTINE RELIGIOUS PAINTINGS, CHURCH, SAINTS

Behold a virgin shall be with child, and bring forth a son, and they shall call his name Emmanuel, which being interpreted is, God with us. Byzantine Icons, Byzantine Art, Religious Icons, Religious Art, Roman Church, Religion, Jesus Christ Images, Religious Paintings, Art Icon

Οι αισθήσεις της ψυχής και του σώματος.Λόγος Ψυχοφελής και θαυμάσιος Αγίου Ιωάννη του Δαμασκηνού

Οι αισθήσεις της ψυχής και του σώματος.Λόγος Ψυχοφελής και θαυμάσιος Αγίου Ιωάννη του Δαμασκηνού Πέντε αισθήσεις έχει η ψυχή και πέντε το σώμα. Οι ψυχικές αισθήσεις, είναι νους, διάνοια, γνώμη, φαντασία, και αίσθηση. Οι σοφοί τις ονομάζουν και δυνάμεις. Οι σωματικές αισθήσεις είναι τούτες. Όραση, όσφρηση, ακοή, γεύση, αφή. Λόγος Ψυχοφελής και θαυμάσιος Αγίου Ιωάννη του Δαμασκηνού Πρέπει να ξέρουμε ότι ο άνθρωπος είναι διπλός, δηλαδή από σώμα και ψυχή, και έχει διπλές τις αισθήσεις και διπλές…

Christ Pantocrator with a sword. Byzantine Icons, Byzantine Art, Religious Icons, Religious Art, Faith Of Our Fathers, Jesus Drawings, Christ Pantocrator, Jesus Painting, Christ The King

December 2018 – ICONS AND THEIR INTERPRETATION

5 posts published by David during December 2018

Christ is risen! Jesus Christ enthroned in majesty ( source ) St. Nikodemos of the Holy Mountain on Self-denia. Byzantine Icons, Byzantine Art, Religious Icons, Religious Art, Blacks In The Bible, The Holy Mountain, Roman Church, Black Jesus, Christ Is Risen

St. Nikodemos of the Holy Mountain on Self-denial and Spiritual Perfection

Christ is risen! Truly He is risen! Jesus Christ enthroned in majesty (source) St. Nikodemos of the Holy Mountain on Self-denial and the Spiritual Struggle I will tell you plainly: the greatest and most perfect thing a man may desire to attain is to come near to God and dwell in union with Him. There are many who say that the perfection of Christian life consists in fasts, vigils, genuflections, sleeping on bare earth and other similar austerities of the body. Others say that it consists in…