The Lord Almighty on the throne

Icon on Jerusalem Stone
Sales price: $60.00
Gift Wrapping

Reviews
Сharacteristics
Product Weight: 250 g
Product dimensions: 10 * 12.5 * 1 cm
Weight of packing: 43 g
Package dimensions: 11 * 15 * 3,5 cm
Description

Pantocrator or Pantokrator (from the Greek. - All-powerful, all-powerful) - the central image in the iconography of Christ, representing Him as the Heavenly King and Judge. Almighty God repeatedly called in the Old and New Testament. Savior izobrazhattsya in sitting on the throne. In his left hand the Gospel right to bless the gesture.

The image conveys the idea of ​​divine-human supremacy of Christ over all things. The title of "the Almighty" put next to the name of Jesus Christ, particularly emphasizes His divine nature.
"I am the Alpha and the Omega, the beginning and the end, - says the Lord - who is and who was and is to come, the Almighty" Revelation (Otkr.1: 8)
"Holy, holy, holy, Lord God Almighty, who was and is and is to come" Revelation (Otkr.4: 8)
"Lord Almighty, the God of Israel!" Book of Baruch (Rev.3: 1)
"King of the all-powerful, supreme, God Almighty" Third Book of Maccabees (3Mak.6: 2)
"In the power of the Almighty Lord, the gates of death" Psalms (Ps.67: 21)
Christ's humanity does not detract from the power of his divinity as the Almighty, but, mysteriously united with Him in His Person, self rises and gains power. This seems an indication of the special dignity of humanity in creation. God appears as the Providence of the world as the supreme arbiter of the world, the Giver of truth which faith and hope are fixed gaze of men.

PRAYER:
I believe in one God, the Father Almighty, Maker of heaven and earth, of all things visible and invisible.
And in one Lord Jesus Christ, Son of God, begotten, begotten of the Father before all ages, Light from Light, true God from true God, begotten, uncreated, consubstantial to the Father, by Whom all things were made.
Who for us men and for our salvation came down from heaven and was incarnate by the Holy Spirit and the Virgin Mary and became man.
Was crucified also for us under Pontius Pilate, and suffered and was buried.
And He rose again the third day according to the Scriptures.
And ascended into heaven, and sits at the right hand of the Father.
And shall come again with glory to judge the living and the dead, Whose kingdom shall have no end.
And in the Holy Ghost, the Lord, Life-giving, Who proceeds from the Father, Who with the Father and the Son together is worshiped and glorified, Who spoke by the prophets.
In One, Holy, Catholic and Apostolic Church.
I acknowledge one baptism for the remission of sins.
I look for the resurrection of the dead,
and the life of the world. Amen.

Add review


Security code
Refresh