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Byzantine art is so largely a sacred one because the Orthodox Church claimed that effigies and portraits of Jesus Christ and His saints held a spark of divine energy and that to meditate on them was spiritually helpful.

-- Notebooks Category 15: The Orient > Chapter 7: Related Entries > # 95

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