Author Archives: Mary Jane Miller
Mary Jane Miller

Art and Image in Iconography

Ancient Image, Sacred Lines                  By Mary Jane Miller NEW WEBSITE DESIGN These are great resource for your church or school, books filled with spiritual imagery offering contemporary ideas with an old world feel for the divine. The images are bold, … Continue reading

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Healing, Healed and Healer

This past week St Paul’s Anglican Church in San Miguel Allende hosted a panel discussion focused on; Healer, Healed and Healing. They unanimously concluded; humanity is imbued with a great capacity to know and desire its own wholeness which is … Continue reading

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Women in Christian Sacred Images

Being a practicing Christian all my life and dedicated to the practice of painting (writing) icons. One cannot help but make some startling observations and deductions. I would like to share some of the conclusions I have made while reading … Continue reading

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Encaustic Artist in San Miguel Allende

August 7 to 11, 2017 RUBEN AMARO Ruben Amaro is a patient and gentle instructor of this ancient art form. He is widely recognized on the continent for images of horses and Flamenco dancers. His skill and collections in Encuaustic … Continue reading

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Gnosticism; Futile Ground

Gnosticism is called a heresy by some. According to tradition, a heretic is one who deviates from the true (christian) faith. But what defines that “true faith”? Who calls it that, and for what reasons? I have drifted way out … Continue reading

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Unexpected Transformation

Making seen that which is unseen. I have come to see the world as a metaphor, nearly everything which happens to us is screaming to be understood through the eye of spirit, we just need to reflect long enough to … Continue reading

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Ancient Image Byzantine Icon Studio

Contemporary Art , “Ancient Image,  Byzantine Icon Studio   Tucked away in the colonia, a short distance from the historic downtown area of San Miguel Allende is a jewel of a studio not to be missed.  The studio is surrounded … Continue reading

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