Parma Council President visits St. Vladimir’s in Ukrainian Village

Parma City Council President Sean Brennan visited St. Vladimir’s recently.

Here’s some of what he had to say:

The Cathedral itself is an architectural wonder, from its beautiful domes to the multitude of wondrous icons. “You will not see statues in Orthodox churches.  Instead, icons have been used throughout history as a teaching tool – as a living Bible,” Fr. John shared. “Years ago many could not afford books and could not read or write, therefore the iconography in the church brought the Biblical stories to life for the congregation,” he added.

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