Real Presence In Search Of The Earliest Icons
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Kargoya verilme süresi: 1 - 5 İş Günü
Yazar: Sister Wendy Beckett
Cilt tipi: Şömizli Sert Kapak
In Encounters with God Sister Wendy Beckett, a contemplative nun and beloved art commentator, traveled to remote churches and monasteries to view the earliest icons of Mary. In Real Presence she resumes this journey to see additional early icons of Jesus and the saints icons that are among the few to survive the wholesale destruction of icons in the early eighth century. In contrast with the familiar and magnificent icons of later history, these early icons have a haunting simplicity and unfamiliar spiritual power. They come to us from a time closer to that of Christ, when faith was still alive with wonder and possibilities, and these images, a vehicle for prayer, can truly convey his real presence.
17,5 x 22,5 cm.