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Icon Postcard - Crucifixion

Icon Postcard - Crucifixion

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Icons by Br. Robert Lentz, ofm.

Influenced by his Russian Orthodox background and a period of study with a master iconographer, Lentz's unique style blends classical Eastern iconography with contemporary elements and "witnesses."

Dimensions: 6" x 4"

Crucifixion

A Byzantine Lenten hymn describes the crucifixion this way: "The angel's fiery sword will no longer guard the gate of paradise, for the cross of the Lord has put it out wondrously. The power of death has been broken, the victory of Hades wiped out, and you, my savior, have stood up and called out to all those bound in hell: 'Come now, and enter into heaven!' "

© Robert Lentz, 1984

Product Detail

Categories:
Prints, Postcards
Weight: 0.3067 oz.
SKU: ICNC_CRU