Merry Christmas from all of us at Episcopal Café

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And thanks to the Rev. Peter Pearson for this Christmas icon. Peter is priest in charge at Saint Philip’s Church in New Hope, Pa. He is a former Benedictine monk, an icon painter (and our editor in chief's former roommate when they worked at Camp Saint Andrew in Tunkhannock, Pa.)

Comments (5)


What a beautiful icon! I find it interesting that icons are said to be written instead of drawn or painted. There is a priest in this diocese who writes beautiful ones. It must take incredible patience.

What a surprising and delightful image. Thank you, Ann, for posting this. I'd be most interested in seeing his other icons.

More of Peter's work can be found here:

http://www.nb.net/~pearson/

That Icon is awesome and inspiring!

A truly beautiful image of beautiful Truth. Blessed Nativity...

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