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.

The Eastern Orthodox Church

Author: Ernst Benz
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1351304747
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In brief history, he describes the rise of Orthodox national churches, schismatic churches, and churches in exile; the role of monasticism and its striking differences from Roman Catholic monasticism; the missionary work of the Orthodox ...


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 Encyclopedia Of Eastern Orthodox Christianity 2 Volume Set

Author: John Anthony McGuckin
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781444392548
Size: 42.49 MB
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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

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.

By What Authority

Author: Robert L. Millet
Publisher: Mercer University Press
ISBN: 0881462012
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Authority lies at the heart of the issues that separate the Eastern Orthodox Church
from Roman Catholics and Protestants. ... the Church's liturgy, Fathers, saints,
icons, canons, hymnography (the art of composing hymns), and architecture.

The Great Synaxaristes Of The Orthodox Church

Author: Holy Apostles Convent
ISBN: 9780944359280
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A collection of the the Lives of the Saints of the Eastern Orthodox Church for the liturgical calendar of the month of May. Also, two hundred (200) icons.

Relg World

Author: Robert Van Voorst
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1111726205
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Today, every Orthodox church has an iconostasis, a screen or wall of icons,
between the people and the altar. ... and the saints from churches iconostasis (
eye-conoh-STAH-sis) Screen or wall of icons at the front of Eastern Orthodox
churches, ...