ICON - A MEETING PLACE BETWEEN GOD AND MYSELF


Fr. Marek is a Byzantine catholic priest and an Iconographer. He lives with his wife and two children in Brunswick, Ohio where he serves as Administrator of St. Emilian parish. He painted over 300 icons and Holy Shrouds which are venerated in churches and private homes in Slovakia, the Czech Republic, Ukraine, Hungary, Poland, Austria, Germany, Italy, Canada and the United States. Fr. Marek took classes and started painting icons in 2000 during the completion of his studies at the seminary in Presov, Slovakia. In 2001, he studied iconography under the guidance of well known iconographer Phil Zimmerman of New Florence, PA. He has assisted seminarians in the art of painting icons as well as instructed icon painting classes in Slovakia and USA.

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