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What is "Christian Spirit"?
What is the Sun Dance Religion? Video Presentation
Paul Goble's World: Native Americans' relationship to all created beings
Insights into the early Christian Desert Fathers and Mothers
The Sermon of All Creation: Christians on Nature
Who was Charles Eastman (Ohiyesa)?
Martin Lings: Video Clips on his Early Spiritual Influences
Every Branch In Me: Who are we as "human" beings?
Interview with Frithjof Schuon - on Spirituality
Science and the Myth of Progress
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How does the icon function?

"The doctrinal foundation of the icon determines not only its general orientation, its subject and its iconography, but also its formal language, its style. This style is the direct result of the function of the symbol: the picture must not seek to replace the object depicted, which surpasses it eminently; according to the words of Dionysius the Areopagite it must 'respect the distance that separates the intelligible from the sensible.'"
Madonna and Child on a Curved Throne, Greece, 13th century
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