Speaking the Truth:
The Triumph of Orthodoxy
You won't find a more concise and helpful explanation of why Orthodox Christians keep and venerate icons.
All Saints Homilies:
Both Sides of the Icons
Fr. Pat considers the case for iconoclasm, for the veneration of icons, and the settling of the issue.
Musings from the High Desert:
Triumph of Orthodoxy
Fr. Gabriel opens up the big picture on the Iconoclastic Controversy, whose conclusion we commemorate this Sunday. There is much more here than dealing with idolatry, icons, and religious depictions…
Glory to God:
On the first Sunday of Great Lent, Orthodox Christians celebrate the return of icons to the Churches. Fr. Stephen looks at the spirit of icon smashing that occasionally infects Christians…