GENERAL AUDIENCEPaul VI HallWednesday, 7 July 2010[Video]Dear Brothers and Sisters, This morning, after several Catecheses on various great theologians, I would like to present to you another important figure in the history of theology. He is … [Más]
The idea of moving small particles of sand around with a brush to create a divine image is exhilarating, it is contemplative and prayerful. Just as others find solace in yoga, meditation and prayer, so my prayers become visual through my icons. The challenge lies in transmitting this peace, passion, fear, sadness or joy and still abide by the artistic rules that govern icon painting, an ancient art handed down to us from byzantine times.