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Offline _Seraphim_

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Today, on the Sunday of Orthodoxy, I served as an acolyte, and as we all went on procession with our icons...

in one hand I was holding a banner icon from behind our altar of Mary and Christ,
and in the other hand I held this Word-Wide-Orthodox icon of Mary and Christ:








You can view/download the full quality version here:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/47709432@N02/4374879288/





There is also a World-Wide-Orthodox Saint collection icon here:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/47709432@N02/4374879666/




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Re: Sunday of Orthodoxy 2010 - Procession with World-Wide-Orthodox icon
« Reply #1 on: February 21, 2010, 07:18:36 PM »
It's beautiful, but perhaps a bit disingenuous, since a number of the icons are not Orthodox.
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Re: Sunday of Orthodoxy 2010 - Procession with World-Wide-Orthodox icon
« Reply #2 on: February 21, 2010, 07:54:55 PM »
A number of them are Oriental Orthodox rather than Eastern Orthodox. Also, a number of them aren't even either of those. So I agree with iconodule's sentiments.

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Re: Sunday of Orthodoxy 2010 - Procession with World-Wide-Orthodox icon
« Reply #3 on: February 22, 2010, 06:19:40 AM »
Beautiful posters! I have downloaded and printed both of them!
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