Prep for Christmas: A Crash Course on Byzantine Icons / Looking at Mysteries through Byzantine Icons


Brief description:

Icons from the Byzantine Church do not just deliver a unique visual appeal, they also guide the viewers to connect with the person or mystery being depicted. “Prep for Christmas” takes you into the world of Byzantine icons.

Through colours and images, Byzantine icons bear witness to the truths of salvation without words. “Prep for Christmas” takes you to Greece to visit the icon studio run by an Orthodox priest. We would also deepen our understanding about mysteries related to the birth of Christ through icons.


Date: 2021-12-18
Duration: 28:11
Languages: Cantonese