2009 - Vol. 26
Christ the Word of Life
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the Word of Life
see > Icon
of Christ from Mount Sinai
painting of Christ by Michael O'Brien was commissioned in the 1980s by
Mount Angel Benedictine Abbey, in Oregon, USA. The figure is based on the
oldest known icon of Christ, a sixth century "Christ Pantocrator" in St.
Catherine's monastery, Mount Sinai, Egypt.
related page on the original icon of "Christ
6th century icon from St. Catherine's
Monastery in Mount Sinai, Egypt