Monday, August 5, 2013

Icons Explained: The Ladder of Divine Ascent

We have this icon in our home. Unintentionally, it is right next to the time-out corner.

(Legacy Icons) - This icon is housed at St. Catherine's Monastery at the base of Mt. Sinai and was painted in the 12th century. The icon depicts the struggle of Christian life, based on the 6th-century teachings of St. John Climacus.

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