Category Archives: Religion

Mary, Mystic of the Desert

The social status of women in the Bible has been limited for a long time but now contemporary discussion, new perspectives and spiritual debate are frequent and lively. The factual life stores of the many women named Mary will always … Continue reading

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Gnostic Ideas of Valentinus

Who is Valentinus?the Gospel of Truth 2nd century Valentinus lived in the 2nd century and considered a “Gnostic” (gnosis), Christian mystic and poet. Valentinus was born in Phrebonis in upper Egypt about 100 AD and began his career teaching in … Continue reading

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Art for Peace, looks for a Foundation or Sponsor

Designed as a traveling installation, The Dialogue Project has recently been installed just outside San Miguel de Allende, Mexico, a community renowned for its art and spirituality. This extraordinary work of art encourages viewers to pause and listen again to … Continue reading

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Silence and Meditation in Icon Painting

Do you see this as I see it in the painted icons. These are the feelings transmitted through the icons we paint. DROWNING IN NOISE? Flowing silence is………………………….. Freedom, Foreseen silence is………………………… Infinity, Vibrating silence is………………………… Creation, Maintained silence is … Continue reading

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Icon Painting an Everyday Encounter; Life and Light

In the very moment Creation came into being, a dance began, and continues now. With laughter as well as tears we are swept and shaped by the undeniable abundance housed in every person. All Creation moves as one and can … Continue reading

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Light of Spirit Through Iconography

¬†You and I have a huge variety of gifts and talents unseen. We are only limited by our capacity to share them. We have always been taught that:   1- We can only Love Others if we Love Ourselves. Do … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving is a wonderful idea

The world inside your head is only a short distance from the world in the head next to you. Thanksgiving is a wonderful idea; who and what do we thank and give? Appreciate and offer? 80 billion of us know … Continue reading

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