Remembering St. John of Damascus

Today, December 4, is the Feast of St. John of Damascus. The following are posts on this blog related to St. John: Why Matter Matters The Feast of St. John of Damascus The Feast of the Transfiguration A Strange Mystery What are your Icons? Confirm our minds, O Lord, in the mysteries of the true faith, set forth with power by your servant John of … Continue reading Remembering St. John of Damascus

What are your icons?

“Show me the icons that you venerate, that I may be able to understand your faith.” – John of Damascus As I watched the inaugural events of this week and especially today’s inauguration I was reminded that we are surrounded by images, icons. They fill our world, our minds, and our hearts. There are icons of politics, sports, music, entertainment. They are on our televisions, … Continue reading What are your icons?