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Western-influenced 19th-century icons on display at Russian Museum of Art

Western-influenced 19th-century icons on display at Russian Museum of Art

| October 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

“Russian Sacred Art: Connecting Heaven and Earth” opened at the museum Oct. 14. According to the museum’s description of the exhibition, 19th-century icons are the “least well known and appreciated” in Russia’s centuries-old icon tradition.

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Our Mother of Perpetual Help replica icon coming to local parishes

Our Mother of Perpetual Help replica icon coming to local parishes

| April 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

Redemptorist priest Father Patrick Keyes of St. Alphonsus said the religious order wishes to “spread devotion to Our Mother of Perpetual Help and through Mary’s intercession, to bring people closer to Jesus.”

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Icon prompts prayer, reflection during Year of Mercy

Icon prompts prayer, reflection during Year of Mercy

| November 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

A Year of Mercy-inspired icon has been visiting parishes around the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis and will be featured at the Basilica of St. Mary in Minneapolis Nov. 20 for the closing Mass of the Year of Mercy.

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Burnsville couple can’t stomach hunger

Burnsville couple can’t stomach hunger

| October 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

Burnsville parishioners battle starvation in the Philippines; pastor honors ministry work in new icon

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Icon of Blessed Junipero Serra is ‘window to heaven’

Icon of Blessed Junipero Serra is ‘window to heaven’

| Susan Klemond | September 9, 2015 | 1 Comment

Anyone looking at the new icon of soon-to-be canonized Blessed Junipero Serra might first notice his Franciscan habit and priest’s stole along with a cross and model of one of his California missions in his hands. But when they look at his eyes, the future saint could draw their gaze to heaven.

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Pastor writes icon to nourish bodies, souls in Kenya, here

Pastor writes icon to nourish bodies, souls in Kenya, here

| February 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

When parishioners at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton in Hastings walk into the office of their pastor, Father James Perkl, for the sacrament of reconciliation, they can’t help but notice walls filled with icons he has written

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Church’s memorial icon offers blend of East and West

Church’s memorial icon offers blend of East and West

| January 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

It is only fitting that a parish photographer be remembered with an image. In this case, the image is a 5-foot-by-5-foot icon written by local iconographer Debra Korluka of Stillwater.

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