The Martyrdom of Saint Lawrence from the Laudario of Sant’Agnese / Pacino di Bonaguida (My favorite story from our trip to Rome. Reportedly the saint told his torturers to turn him over because he was already done on one side.
The "Akathist" Icon of the Mother of God is located in the Khilendaria cathedral iconostasis. It received this name because, during a fire at the cathedral in an akathist that was read before it remained unharmed. The icon is celebrated Jan
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The Annunciation Yakov Fedorovich Kapkov (Russian, “The Holy Ghost shall come upon thee and the power of the Most High shall overshadow thee. And therefore also the Holy which shall be born of thee shall be called the Son of God.