The Meaning of Icons

The classic work on the techniques, language and interpretation of icons in the context of theology and faith. Commentary and analysis of the main types of icons. Lavishly illustrated, with 160 pages of text with drawings, 13 b/w and 51 color plates.

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  • Author : Léonide Ouspensky
  • Publisher : St Vladimir's Seminary Press
  • Pages : 222 pages
  • ISBN : 091383677X
  • Rating : 5/5 from 1 reviews
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The Meaning of Icons

The Meaning of Icons
  • Author : Léonide Ouspensky,Vladimir Lossky
  • Publisher : St Vladimir's Seminary Press
  • Release : 13 April 1982
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The classic work on the techniques, language and interpretation of icons in the context of theology and faith. Commentary and analysis of the main types of icons. Lavishly illustrated, with 160 pages of text with drawings, 13 b/w and 51 color plates.

Ecclesiasticus II

Ecclesiasticus II
  • Author : George Dion Dragas
  • Publisher : Orthodox Research Inst
  • Release : 13 April 2021
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Ecclesiasticus Prayer brings together essays, which were delivered on various occasions and are arranged into four general topics-hence the subtitle. The first section on Icons offers an introductory lecture on the iconoclastic dispute with a select (updated) bibliography and a fresh exposition, on the basis of the original text of St. John of Damascus' Defense of the Icons. The second section on Saints represents an introduction to Orthodox Hagiography, which was prepared for the Orthodox-Reformed Dialogue, and offers an extensive

The Ecumenical Work of the Icon

The Ecumenical Work of the Icon
  • Author : Hilda Kleiman
  • Publisher : Wipf and Stock Publishers
  • Release : 27 September 2018
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The Ecumenical Work of the Icon is an invitation to the students and faculties of Catholic seminaries to be a part of the tradition of the icon through the lens of ecumenis. With a view of ecumenism as lived in both the Roman Catholic and Orthodox traditions, the visual theological language of the icon may be engaged more fully and respectfully, thus enriching the theological education and future ministry of those who learn and teach in a Catholic setting. In

The Mystical Language of Icons

The Mystical Language of Icons
  • Author : Solrunn Nes
  • Publisher : Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing
  • Release : 13 April 2021
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This lavishly illustrated guide to iconography explains through words and pictures the history, meaning, and purpose of Christian icons as well as the traditional methods that religious painters use to create these luminous, spiritually enlivened works of art. Solrunn Nes, one of Europe's most admired iconographers, illuminates the world of Christian icons, explaining the motifs, gestures, and colors common to these profound symbols of faith. Nes explores in depth a number of famous icons, including those of the Greater Feasts,

Deep Vegetarianism

Deep Vegetarianism
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Temple University Press
  • Release : 13 April 2021
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This work is a defence of a vegetarian lifestyle. Considering the major arguments for and against vegetarianism and the habits of meat-eaters, vegetarians and vegans alike, the author addresses cultural, historical and philosophical background, and details the overall impact of vegetarianism.

Theology of the Icon

Theology of the Icon
  • Author : Léonide Ouspensky
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 13 April 1992
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"The theology of the icon includes more than the basic theory of the transfiguration of beauty and the sanctification of art. It is a fundamental element in the entire body of Orthodox Tradition. .... [from back cover volume II)

Icons and Saints of the Eastern Orthodox Church

Icons and Saints of the Eastern Orthodox Church
  • Author : Alfredo Tradigo
  • Publisher : Getty Publications
  • Release : 13 April 2021
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Catalogues the heritage of images according to type and subject, from the ancient at the Monastery of Saint Catherine in the Sinai to those from Greece, Constantinople, and Russia. 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.