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Our Lady of Perpetual Help (also known as Our Lady of Perpetual Succour) is a Roman Catholic title of the Blessed Virgin Mary as represented in a celebrated 15th-century Byzantine icon also associated with the same Marian apparition.. The icon originated from the Keras Kardiotissas Monastery and has been in Rome since Today it is permanently enshrined in the Church of Saint Alphonsus Location: Esquiline Hill, Rome, Italy. Icon inscriptions are symbols and acronyms accepted in the Russian Orthodox icon-painting tradition. Inscriptions can be made both in Church Slavonic and in Greek language. In these inscriptions, contracture is widely used (from lat. “shrinking”), which is writing a reduced form of a word with the help of its first and last letters. The word 'icon' comes from the Greek word for 'image' and has come to refer specifically to the sacred images of the Orthodox Church. file download UVA:X 59 pages Icons, Greek November-January, New Grecian Gallery Greek and Russian Icons, 15th Cth C. The history of Holy Icons is directly connected with the history of the Holy Orthodox Faith. So if you are looking for Theotokos Icon, Orthodox Church and Russian Icons of Saints, then is the best source for you.
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