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Mounted Orthodox Icons of U-Z Saints  (17)

BLESSED XENIA OF PETERSBURG

Type of icon: Orthodox Icon#: 11998

Commemorated on January 24 / February 6

Brief life written by Lillian Csernica

At first St. Xenia was just another Orthodox housewife, making her husband the center of her life since they had no children. The compelling nature of her devotion to Colonel Petrov set her on the path to sainthood.

Price: € 36.85 £ 29.48 $ 46.22

ST. VINCENT OF LERINS

Type of icon: Orthodox Icon – Greek & English Inscriptions#: 11999

St. Vincent is depicted with a scroll stating: "Let us hold fast to that which has been believed everywhere, always, and by all."

Price: € 36.85 £ 29.48 $ 46.22

BLESSED XENIA OF PETERSBURG

Type of icon: Orthodox Icon#: 12000

Commemorated on January 24 / February 6

Brief life written by Lillian Csernica

At first St. Xenia was just another Orthodox housewife, making her husband the center of her life since they had no children. The compelling nature of her devotion to Colonel Petrov set her on the path to sainthood.

Price: € 36.85 £ 29.48 $ 46.22

SYNAXIS OF THE HOLY UNMERCENARIES

Type of icon: Orthodox Icon#: 12002
Price: € 36.85 £ 29.48 $ 46.22

ST. VLADIMIR

Type of icon: Orthodox Icon#: 12003

Commemorated on July 15 / 28

According to Bishop Nikolai Velimirovch in The Prologue from Ohrid:

Vladimir was the son of Prince Svyatoslav, and grandson of Igor and Olga, and was at first completely pagan in faith and life. Learning of the existence of various faiths, he began to examine them, to decide which was best. He therefore sent envoys to Constantinople. When they returned, they told the Prince that they had been at a service in the Orthodox Church of St Sophia, and that they had been `out of ourselves, not knowing if we were on earth or in heaven`. This inspired Vladimir to be badtised, receiving the name Vasilii, and to baptise his people. The chief idol, Perun, was dragged off the hill of Kiev and thrown into the Dnieper. Embracing the Christian faith, Vladimir utterly changed his way of life and devoted all his labour to the perfect fulfilling of the demands of his faith. He decreed that churches be built throughout the land on the places where the idols had been pulled down, and himself built a beautiful church in Kiev to the most holy Mother of God. This church was built on the selfsame spot where St Theodore and his son John suffered martyrdom for Christ (see July 12th). With the same irresistible force with which Vladimir earlier upheld idolatry, he now spread Christianity. He entered into rest in the Lord in 1015.

Price: € 36.85 £ 29.48 $ 46.22

ST. YPOMONI (ST PATIENCE)

Type of icon: Orthodox Icon#: 12004

Price: € 36.85 £ 29.48 $ 46.22

BLESSED XENIA OF PETERSBURG

Type of icon: Orthodox Icon – English Inscription#: 12005

Commemorated on January 24 / February 6

Brief life written by Lillian Csernica

"At first St. Xenia was just another Orthodox housewife, making her husband the center of her life since they had no children. The compelling nature of her devotion to Colonel Petrov set her on the path to sainthood.

Price: € 36.85 £ 29.48 $ 46.22
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