Icons And Saints Of The Eastern Orthodox Church

Author: Alfredo Tradigo
Publisher: Getty Publications
ISBN: 9780892368457
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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.


Author: Robin Cormack
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674026193
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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.

The Eastern Orthodox Church

Author: Ernst Benz
Publisher: Transaction Publishers
ISBN: 0202365751
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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 ... of the iconostasis.
On this lectern the icon of the saint for the particular day or the particular church ...

Icons In The Western Church

Author: Jeana Visel
Publisher: Liturgical Press
ISBN: 0814646840
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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.

The Icons Of Their Bodies

Author: Henry Maguire
ISBN: 9780691050072
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The purpose of this book is to analyze the logic of the saint's image in Byzantium, both in portraits and in narrative scenes.

Ecclesiasticus Ii

Author: George Dion Dragas
Publisher: Orthodox Research Inst
ISBN: 9780974561806
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The first section on Icons offers an introductory lecture on the iconoclastic dispute with a select (updated) bibliography and a fresh exposition, on the basis of the original text of St. John of Damascus' Defense of the Icons.

Icon And Devotion

Author: Oleg Tarasov
Publisher: Reaktion Books
ISBN: 186189550X
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Icon and Devotion offers the first extensive presentation in English of the making and meaning of Russian icons.

The Encyclopedia Of Eastern Orthodox Christianity 2 Volume Set

Author: John Anthony McGuckin
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781444392548
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The church accordingly teaches that while the saints rightly receive honor (
douleia), she alone of all creatures is appointed by God to receive "high honor" (
hyperdouleia). ... Tradigo, A. (2006) Icons and Saints of the Eastern Orthodox