Icons have been used for centuries by Orthodox Christians as aids to meditation and worship. To believers, icons are windows into the sacred; they provide bridges to Jesus Christ, links with the saints, and reminders of significant events in the history of salvation. Praying with Icons by Jim Forest provides a succinct and profound overview of this devotional art. It contains color plates and black-and-white photographs of icons along with prayers that can be used with them.
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