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#424327 02/12/24 06:43 PM
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Good afternoon,

Where would I go to get icons to place in my home? Can they be purchased online?

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Christ is in our midst!

Francis W.,

There are many sources online. There are many monasteries online, as well as Orthodox seminaries and the Byzantine Catholic seminary in Pittsburgh. I would avoid a source entitled "Monastery Icons" because they are not either Catholic or Orthodox.

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I get mine from here: https://easterngiftshop.com
I have actually met the family that runs it.
Although one of my icons came from the Holy Land (a priest brought it back for me as a gift).
But, Ditto Theophan, I'd also avoid "Monastery Icons".

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The following are, amongst others, excellent sources:
https://notofthisworldiconsandbooks.com/
https://legacyicons.com/
https://www.uncutmountainsupply.com/

Many Eastern Christian parishes also have bookstores and sell some icons.

And yes, do avoid "Monastery Icons".

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I think we're unanimous. Plenty of great places to get icons. "Monastery icons" is not one of those places.

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The best source that. I have found is

https://www.uncutmountainsupply.com/

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Originally Posted by Fr. Deacon Thomas
The best source that. I have found is
Is what, Fr. Deacon? smile

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Originally Posted by J Michael
Originally Posted by Fr. Deacon Thomas
The best source that. I have found is
Is what, Fr. Deacon? smile


https://www.uncutmountainsupply.com/

There were issues with the initial attempt at url posting.

Moral of the tale: Even after a decade "preview is your friend".

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Jordanville does excellent work: https://iconstudio.jordanville.org/


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