Prayer and The Life of an Icon

Sister Eliseea Papacioc visiting CNEWA

Two lovely pieces about the prayer and life of Icon-writing.Over at CNEWA, the Romanian Orthodox nun and Icon-writer Sister Eliseea Papacioc visited the New York office of CNEWA and talked a little about process:“I’m very connected with God when I do this,” she said, “and God is doing everything through my hand. I can’t paint without prayer. This comes from heaven, from the words of God, and if you can’t pray you can’t call yourself an iconographer. The prayer comes in your heart from … [Read more...]