Encounters with God: In Quest of the Ancient Icons of Mary

Encounters with God Encounters with God Orbis Books

Sister Wendy Beckett

Orbis Books, 2009

In her latest book, international bestselling author and art historian, Beckett explores the first icons of Mary still in existence and written in the beginning centuries of Christianity.

 

We follow her on a pilgrimage to all eight of them as Beckett tells the history of early Christian art and shares her experiences of meditating on these human creations of beauty as expressions of God's mystery. 

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