The Catholic iconographers exhibit opens on October 30th and will be on display through November 30th.
The opening reception is on Thursday, October 30th from 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. in the fireplace lounge. Cecelia Aguallo, icon painting teacher of many years, will speak briefly about the theology and egg tempera techniques used in painting. Tanya aand Roylanna Vynar will sing Ukrainian Hymns.
Light refreshments served: Russian braided bread and butter; coffee from Common Grounds Coffee (44th and Umatilla). Fr. Mark Patrick Hederman, O. S. B., Abbot of Glenstal Abbey in Ireland which houses one of the world’s finest collection of Russian icons advises those contemplating icons:
“You don’t have to pick out an icon, the icon will pick you out for further consideration and enlightenment.”