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About respect for the Holy Icons, Part 1/3

Road to Emmaus interviews Reader Mikhail Ivanovich, spokesman for the online native

Alaskan linguistic project of All Saints of North America Church in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.

Before I became Orthodox

I had an iconoclastic fear of icons and relics

of any kind. Yet, once, a number of years ago,

on a very rough flight over the mountains of

Bolivia, I found myself kissing a wallet-picture

of my beloved who later became my

wife. Why?

Text resource:

(CLICK HERE to find “About respect for the Holy Icons, Part 2/3″ and HERE for Part 3/3)


20. September 2010. - Posted by | Explaining Orthodoxy | , , , ,

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