St. Athanasios ( Patriarch of Alexandria )
Name Day: January 18
This is a high quality Byzantine icon paper reproduction with glossy finish, mounted on a wood frame. The back of the icon has a hole for wall mounting.
This is a replica of a hand-made icon by iconographer and painter Zafiris. The original may be available for purchase and a quote will be provided upon request.
Size in inches: 8 x 10 x 1
Size in centimeters: 20 x 25 x 2.5
St. Athanasios, Patriarch of Alexandria, was influential in defining the early doctrines of the Christian faith, especially the belief that the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit are of one essence. Although exiled ten times for his beliefs, he died peacefully in 373 A.D.