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Praying with icons /

Main Author: Forest, Jim
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Maryknoll, N.Y. : Orbis Books, c2008.
Edition:Rev., expanded ed.
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100 1 |a Forest, Jim  |q (James H.) 
245 1 0 |a Praying with icons /  |c Jim Forest. 
250 |a Rev., expanded ed. 
260 |a Maryknoll, N.Y. :  |b Orbis Books,  |c c2008. 
300 |a xxii, 218 p. :  |b ill. (chiefly col.) ;  |c 24 cm. 
504 |a Includes bibliographical references (p. 212-218). 
505 0 |a Introduction : one person's journey to icons -- In the image of God -- A short history of icons -- Qualities of the icon -- The making of an icon -- Color in iconography -- Rules for the icon painter -- An iconographer's prayer -- Prayer -- Learning to pray -- Praying in body and soul -- The face of the savior and icons of Christ's mother -- Christ, pantrocrator : Lord of creation -- Devotion to Christ's mother -- The Mother of God of the sign -- The Mother of God of tenderness -- She who shows the way -- Icons of the great feasts -- Annunciation -- Christ's nativity -- Christ's baptism : theophany -- Transfiguration -- The raising of Lazarus -- Entry into Jerusalem -- The Holy Supper -- Crucifixion -- Resurrection -- Ascension -- The descent of the Holy Spirit -- Holy Trinity -- The dormition of the Mother of God -- Icons of saints -- Devotion to the saints -- Archangels -- Saints Anne and Joachim -- Saint Nicholas the wonderworker -- Saint Martin of Tours -- Saint Gerasimos, desert father -- Saint George the dragon slayer -- Saint Sergius of Radonezh -- Saint Seraphim of Sarov -- New martyr Saint Elizabeth -- Saint Maria of Paris -- Holy fools -- Prayers of the day -- Morning prayer -- Evening prayer -- Compline -- Prayer of intercession -- The Litany of Peace -- Obtaining icons or icon prints. 
590 |a April12thl 
650 0 |a Icons  |x Cult. 
650 0 |a Icons  |v Meditations. 
610 2 0 |a Orthodox Eastern Church  |v Prayers and devotions. 
994 |a 92  |b PVU 
852 0 |b MAIN  |h BX378.5  |i .F67 2008