As we approach Easter, here is another chance to listen to this fascinating talk by the Archbishop of Canterbury, His Grace Dr Rowan Williams.
Icons are – among other things – practical aids to meditative prayer, and painted in a climate of prayer. Dr Rowan Williams, The Archbishop of Canterbury, looks at some aspects of how this has worked in the past and still works today. Another audio recording from the concurrent lectures with the Byzantium 330-1453 exhibition. Listen here. You will have wait for it to download but it is only 21 Mb.