Daily Archives: December 17, 2010

Christ’s Holy Forefathers – the Old Testament Saints

In the two weeks leading up to Christmas, the Church remembers the “Holy Forefathers” of Jesus Christ; in other words, the Old Testament Saints who preceded Christ in the flesh, prophesised His coming, or prefigured Him. In iconography, the Old Testament Saints … Continue reading

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