Advice 2: How to embroider icons
Advice 3: How to consecrate a thing
Advice 4: How to consecrate rings
- In order to sanctify the ring must, of course, have their own rings and to attend Church. For the blessing of the rings in a wedding ceremony, you must have the items provided by the sacrament of marriage, for example, icons, crosses, candles, corresponding to the rite clothes.
Advice 5: How to consecrate an apartment and a car
Advice 6: Some icons give men
Most often men give icons. They represent the image of the Saint, whose name was called the person at baptism. Indeed this Saint is his patron Saint throughout life. This icon can give at any time and almost any holiday, in Orthodoxy, it is very important. Registered icon can be any size and design. This will protect the person, each time turning to his patron, he will receive the necessary assistance and support.
Another icon, which is considered to give men, is the Holy face. It symbolizes Christ, because for many Christians it is the way of faith and salvation. Even if a person rarely attends Church, he can always go to the icon and pray before it. Vernicle is a special image of Christ, is the canonical symbol of Christianity in Russia, consolation and help to anyone in his life.
The icon of the Patron Saint in business
There is an icon of the Patron Saint in business, you can refer to it for help in a difficult employment. Men decided to give the icon to support the saints in a difficult situation, because the man is the breadwinner in the family. In different spheres of activity have their own Patron Saints, there is no specific classification, but before purchasing such icons it is best to read the information and find the Saint whose activities are connected with the activity of the man who is to receive the gift. [sidebar#1
The Face Of St. Nicholas
One of the most famous and beloved Orthodox saints – Saint Nicholas, is the way, which is also suitable for a gift to the man. It is a quick helper and intercessor of the faithful. It is especially important to have this icon travelers or those people whose activities are connected with long roads, whether by land or water. It is necessary for all those who may be subjected to danger.
When you pray Angels guide man to the right spiritual path, they are the intercessors before God and the influence of evil forces.
The man, whose life often there are unforeseen circumstances, temptations and the various risk, it is recommended to give the icon of the Holy Guardian angel. Guardian angel of Lord puts to the person at baptism to protect and help in his life, he cares about the person he always invisibly beside him.
Advice 7: How to consecrate an icon
In the Christian tradition it is customary to call written images of the great ascetics of piety the Holy icons. In the Orthodox service is a special rite of sanctification of various icons.
Every Orthodox people want to have in your house, consecrated the Shrine is a sacred icon. Icons which can be purchased at the temples, already sanctified. Some people are want to buy the Holy images, not only in churches but in any shops. In such cases, if the icon is painted according to the Orthodox Canon, the image must be blessed.
Most of the icons are consecrated in temples. This can be done at any time when the House of God, being a priest. Usually the icon is consecrated after the morning service. On holidays and Sundays, after the Liturgy or performing requested services.
In order to sanctify the icon you want to bring the Holy image into the temple and ask the priest about sanctification. You can also pre-apply to the seller in the Church shop, izjavlja the desire to sanctify the Holy image.
Icons can also be sanctified, and before the evening service. All depends directly on the employment of a priest.
Some people can ask the priest about osumenyi icons at a time when the priest has to perform some religious rites at home. In this case, the Holy way, you can consecrate immediately before or after performing the rites.