Yea! It's almost here!
If you are in the Charleston, WV area this weekend, consider stopping by the Icon Festival: Early Christian Art, held at St. George Orthodox Cathedral (across from Town Center Mall)
Saturday 10 am - 4 pm
Sunday 1 - 4 pm
Iconographers will display and demonstrate the art of writing icons. Paul Finley, Executive Director of Antiochian Village Retreat Center will also present "Icons, Not Idols: A Call to Christians to Give Their Sight to God" on
Saturday (11:00 am & 2:00 pm) and Sunday (2:00 pm).
The Hermitage of the Holy Cross will have antique Russian icons on display and for sale.
Free Admission & Parking ....refreshments will be served, too!
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Check out today's article in the Daily Mail about the festival, "Images Godly, not graven"