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Legacy Icons impacted by Michigan "Stay Home" order

Mar 23rd 2020

The governor of Michigan has signed a stay-at-home order for all non-essential workers in the state, in order to combat the spread of COVID-19. The order continues through April 13.As a family-run business, we will continue limited operations with members of our founder David DeJonge's household for as long as we can safely and legally do so, under strict social distancing and quarantine rules. For now, we are continuing to accept and fill o...
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On the Visitation

Posted by Reader John on Sep 25th 2019

On the Visitation
We recently received a message from a customer asking about our new icon of the Visitation of the Theotokos and Elizabeth, which includes Christ and John the Baptist in the wombs of their mothers, and the reasoning behind depicting something that in reality took place secretly. Others may have similar questions, so we wanted to provide a public response to say more about its meaning. When we speak of events that took place secretly, I call...
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Ho Ho Ho or Holy Holy Holy

Posted by David DeJonge on Dec 7th 2018

The real reason for the season…For the last few years, we have seen for sale figurines and artwork depicting Santa Claus kneeling to the Christ Child. Evidently, these are a popular item.But it strikes us as odd. Recently, Legacy Icons sent a newsletter with a photo of one such figurine, contrasted with an icon of St. Nicholas of Myra, with the headline: “Ho Ho Ho, or Holy Holy Holy?”We believe the creators of these figures and artwork have...
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The Spiritual Senses

Posted by ГАБРІЕЛЬ ТОМАС РЕЙТЕНАУЕР on Oct 26th 2017

The Spiritual Senses
"But strong meat belongeth to them that are of full age, even those who by reason of use have their senses exercised to discern both good and evil." Hebrews 5:14.God has given us physical senses whereby we may perceive the things of the physical world-- sight, hearing, taste, smell, and touch. It should not seem strange, then, that for each of these physical senses there is also a corresponding spiritual sense whereby we may discern the things of...
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By the Grace of God

Posted by Fr Methodius JM Kariuki on Oct 6th 2017

By the Grace of God
We just delivered food stuff to the family as we promised. All this work of love is through your support in donations.. Please Pray for us. At St Barnabas orphanage and school, you can make a difference today by giving a small portion of yourself and what our Dear LORD Jesus Christ has blessed you with, and it is for our Christian Orthodox Missions in Africa. The difference is so important that each and every young child is praying every day...
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