Showing posts with the label Byzantine Icons

Illuminating Orthodox Icons of Christ

 top left-       Christ the Good Shepherd
bottom left- Byzantine icon of Christ Pantocrator (Savior of the World),“Christ Enthroned,” by Isaac Fanous,                           Holy Virgin Mary Coptic Orthodox Church, Los Angeles
right columnThe Church is the sacrament of the Kingdom, the Good Shepherd icon by Fadi Mikhail,
                      Jesus with John by Ann Chapman

Byzantine Icons

I love discovering Catholic art that is new for me. Today I stumbled upon wonderful, Modern Coptic icons from Egypt. They are bright, colourful with  clean lines that speak about the purity and simplicity of a life lived in God,