As with furnishings, the sacred objects of our worship spaces are essential symbols, each with its own history and layers of meaning. EnVisionChurch will offer articles that explore this history, meanings, and present use of sacred objects in sacred spaces.
In 1998 I was privileged to study iconography and fresco with Fr. Egon Sendler, an Eastern rite Jesuit priest residing in France and author of The Icon: Image of the Invisible.
Photo by Kathy Sievers.
Ronald Zawilla concludes his 6-part series on the cross and crucifix in the Christian assembly with this essay on the resurrection in Christian art.
- Cross and Crucifix in the Christian Assembly - Part V (The Renaissance and Baroque Periods: Drama and Emotion)