Saint Olga - Aged Byzantine Icon

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Iconographer: Com.Chrisostomos Father

Commemorates on: July 11
Saint Olga, renowned for her wisdom and sobriety, in her youth became the wife of Igor, Great Prince of Kiev, who ruled during the tenth century. After her husbands death, she herself ruled capably, and was finally moved to accept the Faith of Christ. She traveled to Constantinople to receive Holy Baptism. The Emperor, seeing her outward beauty and inward greatness, asked her to marry him. She said she could not do this before she was baptized; she furthermore asked him to be her Godfather at the font, which he agreed to do. After she was baptized (receiving the name of Helen), the Emperor repeated his proposal of marriage. She answered that now he was her father, through holy Baptism, and that not even among the heathen was it heard of a man marrying his daughter. Gracefully accepting to be outwitted by her, he sent her back to her land with priests and sacred texts and holy icons. Although her son Svyatoslav remained a pagan, she planted the seed of faith in her grandson Vladimir. She reposed in peace in 969.

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6x9 cm (2.5x3.5 in) 0.2 kg(s) $6.00USD $4.80USD
10x15 cm (4x6 in) 0.3 kg(s) $12.00USD $9.60USD
15x20 cm (6x8 in) 0.4 kg(s) $24.00USD $19.20USD
20x25 cm (8x10 in) 0.7 kg(s) $36.00USD $28.80USD
30x40 cm (12x16 in) 1.8 kg(s) $60.00USD $48.00USD
50x70 cm (20x28 in) 5 kg(s) $180.00USD $144.00USD
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by Mr. John Vaskov Date Added: Thursday 04 June, 2015
I received the icons yesterday. They are beautiful (as I had no doubt they would be). Thanks again for everything...

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This product was added to our catalog on Thursday 06 June, 2002.
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