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Beauty, Spirit, Matter: Icons in the Modern World

Sacred icons, images of God made man and man made God, heave never ceased to be an integral part of Orthodox Christian cultures, but it is only now, after centuries of absence, that they are becoming understood again in the west. The attraction of their strange beauty and mystery is ultimately rooted in the fact that icons resonate with our innermost being as creatures of both spirit and matter.

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