Tag Archives: Virgin Mary

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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The Universal Touch

Mary of Tenderness, The Hodegitria or  Mary of the Sign, each  of them offers a unique manifestation of the binding force that keeps the universe together; love. The beauty that is a manifested in the heart of a mother’s love … Continue reading

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Saint Mary the Mother of God In Feast day Icons

A theologian once said, “it is necessary to go back to Mary if we want to return to: truth about Jesus Christ, truth about the Church and truth about humankind.” This is an amazing statement and one worth thinking about Feast day icons and Mary the mother of God. Continue reading

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UNION

“The tongue and heart moving are two keys to prayer, the vibration they make, mark the entrance into sacred places.” St Isaac CATHOLIC ART BLOG Continue reading

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When did the theology of Mary Sleeping come to be a classic image in icons?

When did the theology of Mary Sleeping come to be a classic image in icons? one Hundred years later another detail of her divinity needed clarification. If she was immaculately conceived then where would her divine body go at her death? Continue reading

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At Birth and Death we are touched by our Mothers

The beauty that is a manifested in the heart of a mother’s love for her child is universal, and marks the beginning of our journey. Continue reading

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Energized by Holy Mary

Saint Mary the Mother of Christ appears in 12 Feast Day Icons; I believe she still holds grounded theology valuable even in today’s society. Continue reading

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