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Parintele Serafim Rose / Father Seraphim Rose

Fr. Seraphim Rose

Blessed Hieromonk Seraphim Rose

Rose Briar - Victor Vasnetsov ~ Seraphim 6 alas y muchos ojos!

St.Seraphim Rose - a gay man who became an Orthodox Christian Monk & who is beloved throughout the Orthodox world.

Seraphim Rose's hermit cell. Platina, California.

Fr. Seraphim Rose; a soul of beauty.

Byzantine Icon of Seraphim

Father Boris Kritsky Caretaker of the ancient icon of the Virgin Theotokos "Of The Sign" Known also as The Kursk "Root Icon" Thus named because it was found by hunters laying face down by the roots of a tree.  When it was lifted from the ground a  spring of fresh water gushed from under the icon.  Saint Seraphim of Sarov was healed through this icon while he was very young.  This picture was taken in 1981 and Father Boris had just transported the icon from our Mission in Etna...

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St.Seraphim of Sarov 20th c. icon by Monk Gregory Kroug.

Russian holy elder Tikhon who lived in the hermitage of the Holy Cross, near Stavronikita, and who was a spiritual father of Elder Paisios.

mary altar

Saint George Carlo Crivelli (Italian, Venice (?), active by 1457–died 1493 Ascoli Piceno)


Madonna and Child with Saints and Angels, ca. 1350 Lippo Memmi (Filippo di Memmo) (Italian, Sienese, active by 1317, died 1356) Tempera on wood, gold ground

One hundred and twenty wise sayings from the holy fathers of the Orthodox Church

Blessed Virgin Mary. I love the lights around the halo, perhaps for the performance, include the lights and stars into the edge of the cloth itself.

Edward Burne-Jones - The Tree of Forgiveness 1882

Angel in relief. Novodevichy Convent, Moscow (wamcclung/flickr)