Icons And Saints Of The Eastern Orthodox Church

Author: Alfredo Tradigo
Publisher: Getty Publications
ISBN: 9780892368457
Size: 80.99 MB
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This book includes chapters such as role of icons in the Orthodox liturgy and on common iconic subjects, including the fathers and saints of the Eastern Church.

Orthodox Icon Coloring Book

Author: Simon Oskolniy
Publisher: Trinity Press
ISBN: 9781619495579
Size: 54.61 MB
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You receive all 120 Orthodox icons for $49.49, this is over $20 less than if you had purchased the volumes separately. Buy Volumes 2-8 in this single edition and color each and every gorgeous rendition of each icon (120 total).

Icons In The Western Church

Author: Jeana Visel
Publisher: Liturgical Press
ISBN: 0814646840
Size: 62.41 MB
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This book makes the case that icons should have a role to play in the Western Church that goes beyond mere decoration.


Author: Robin Cormack
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674026193
Size: 32.35 MB
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Byzantine and Russian Orthodox icons are perhaps the most enduring form of religious art ever developed--and one of the most mysterious. This book provides an accessible guide to their story and power.

Butler S Lives Of The Saints

Author: Alban Butler
Publisher: Liturgical Press
ISBN: 9780814623800
Size: 23.27 MB
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The twelve volumes of the revised Butler's Lives of the Saints correspond to the months of the year; each volume contains entries on saints with feast days in that month.

The Mystical Language Of Icons

Author: Solrunn Nes
Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing
ISBN: 9780802829160
Size: 62.23 MB
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This lavishly illustrated guide to iconography explains through words and pictures the history, meaning, and purpose of Christian icons as well as the traditional methods that religious painters use to create these luminous, spiritually ...

The Eastern Orthodox Church

Author: Ernst Benz
Publisher: Transaction Publishers
ISBN: 0202365751
Size: 32.82 MB
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Magnificent exhibitions of icons have been arranged in Germany, France,
England and Italy, through which Westerners have had the opportunity to see
and study the nature and history of icon painting. Icon painting, then, will be our
point of departure for an introduction to the life and thought of the Eastern
Orthodox Church. 1. THE ROLE OF ICONS IN ORTHODOX PIETY Any Western
observer of an Orthodox service will immediately notice the special importance
the pictures of saints ...

Techniques Of Traditional Icon Painting

Author: Gilles Weissmann
Publisher: Search PressLtd
ISBN: 9781844487943
Size: 77.31 MB
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With in-depth information, step-by-step demonstrations, invaluable advice, and many superb examples of finished icons, this is the most comprehensive guide to the philosophy and practice of icon painting.

The Meaning Of Icons

Author: Léonide Ouspensky
Publisher: St Vladimir's Seminary Press
ISBN: 091383677X
Size: 60.43 MB
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The present work is the first of its kind to give a reliable introduction to the spiritual background of this art.