Praying with Icons

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Orbis Books, 1997 - Religion - 171 pages
4 Reviews
A beautiful and fascinating book that not only describes the history of icons, but provides a practical guide explaining how to "pray with icons", and a series of meditative reflections on some of the most well-known icons.

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User Review  - Volkert - Goodreads

An excellent introduction to icons and prayer, with specific descriptions to some of the more common icons found in the Orthodox Christian Church. Jim Forest is very knowledgeable, and very readable. Highly recommended. Read full review

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User Review  - Rheta Thola - Goodreads

This is the first book I read about Icons. I thought it was fabulous. I have been brought up in Protestant Christianity, so this book built a perfect bridge between that and the practices of Icons. It ... Read full review

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