Theotokos of the Seven Swords Παναγία με τα Επτά Σπαθιά

Theotokos of the Seven Swords   Παναγία με τα Επτά Σπαθιά

 

This icon depicts the 7 great sorrows of the Theotokos:

The Prophecy of Simeon (Luke 2: 25-35)
The Flight into Egypt (Matthew 2: 13-15)
Losing the Christ Child and Finding Him in the Temple (Luke 2: 41-50)
Meeting Jesus carrying His Cross on the way to Golgotha (Luke 23: 27-29)
The death of Jesus with His Mother at the foot of the Cross (John 19: 25-30)
Receiving His Holy Body (Psalm 130)
The burial of her Child and Lord (Luke 23: 50-56)

 

No 13/B                           $15                              12 x 10

No 13                               $25                              17 x 14

No 17                               $40                              24 x 19.5

No 18                               $60                              30 x 24.5

No 18/A                          $130                             46 x 35

 

All measurements are in cm