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Mary Icons

There are three classic prototypes of Mary. Her icons point towards a new contemporary kind of trinity. Perhaps the concept of Mary is still undeveloped in our understanding and with more contemplation we will come to realize a deeper mystical … Continue reading

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What is a Reliquary?

Bones Body Parts and Pieces of clothing Reliquaries became popular around the 4th century. They contained the physical remains of saints, such as bones, body parts, pieces of clothing, or some object associated with saints or other religious figures. TheĀ  … Continue reading

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Intruding Upon the Stillness of Art

How do we maintain our private interior and sell art, icon art, Fine art and create a public campaign for selling art to Church interiors? I consider myself an artist and thinker who is a Christian humanist of the modern era.. Continue reading

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Icons were originally made for God.

I call myself an outsider iconographer. I try to paint what I cannot see as a spiritual journey, this is the traditional part, but what inspires me is the million year old dirt I paint with. I believe the earth was divinely created, Continue reading

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Saint Mary, Friend and Guide

Saint Mary, the Saint for centuries, has inspired Catholics to performed rituals, consecrating her divinity through books and images, personal devotions, as well as; homilies praising the glories of her being, Continue reading

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Saint Mary, the Saint I Yearn to Be

I think i understand why Mary is offered through so many attributes, Mary of the light, Mary of mercy, Mary of grace……….. Continue reading

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