Saint Markos Mark Evangelist, the Apostle-Handma
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"This apostle was born in Cyrene (one of the five Western cities, Pentapolis, in North Africa). His father's name was Aristopolus, his mother's name was Mary and he was a kinsman of the Apostle Barnabas. They were Jewish in faith, rich and of great honor. They educated him with the Greek and Hebrew cultures. He was called Mark after they immigrated to Jerusalem, where St. Peter had become a disciple of Jesus Christ. St. Peter was married to the cousin of Aristopolus. Mark visited St. Peter's house often, and from him he learned the Christian teachings.
He is often referred to as John Mark, and is the founder of the Church of Alexandria, being regarded as its first pope"
Code of Product: VCI1165S
- Dimensions:25X20X2 cm
- Christian Religious Handmade Icon
- Unique Handmade Icon
- Greek Icon
- Byzantine Icon
- Rare Antique Style Icons
- Greek Artist Evangelia from Vanas Collection in Athens
- Material: Wood, Golden Sheet, Water Lacquer, Antiqua Patina, Bee Wax