Thursday, February 25, 2021

Icon of the Mother of God “Iveron” (North Ossetia-Alania, Russia)

Icon of the Mother of God “Iveron” (North Ossetia-Alania, Russia) , 9th cent. - February 25

During the reign of Emperor Theophilus (829-842) the Byzantine Empire raged with the heresy of iconoclasm. In accordance with the emperor’s command, thousands of soldiers pillaged the empire, searching every corner, city, and village for hidden ico...

More info

Additional information