Holy Archangel Raphael - is an angel whose role is that of providing healing to the earth and to its inhabitants, hence his name whose etymology is Hebrew-Rafa’El, and meaning is "It is God who has healed ". He cares for the convalescence of the ill, serves as the unseen guide for those who are travelling diligently with important chores and furthermore he is the protector of weddings and conjugal love.
Византийская иконопись: Михаил Алевизакис (православное церковное искусство)
Ο Μιχάλης Αλεβυζάκης γεννήθηκε στο Ρέθυμνο της Κρήτης το 1966. Ασχολήθηκε με τη ζωγραφική από το 1984
The Rich Classicism of Fr. Ilie Bobaianu
Last year we posted an article about young Romanian iconographers creating traditional icons looking partially to modern art for elements to include in their work. With the spiritual renewal of R…