The Word Among Us

Easter 2008 Issue

Seeking the Face of God

How Holy Icons 
Bring Us to Jesus

By: Fr. Elias L. Rafaj

Seeking the Face of God: How Holy Icons 
Bring Us to Jesus by Fr. Elias L. Rafaj

Your face, Lord, do I seek! 
Do not hide your face from me! (Psalm 27:8-9) Let me see your face. (Psalm 17:15) When can I go and see the 
face of God? (Psalm 42:3)

Have you ever noticed how many of the psalms talk about seeing God’s face? What did the writers mean when they made this impassioned plea?...

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