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An Overview of Greek Gods and Goddesses
The Twelve Olympians were the main gods and goddesses in Greek mythology. They resided in Mount Olympus and actually totals to fourteen Olympians but never more than twelve in a time.
Religion & Philosophy >> Deities & Heros
Deities & Heros >> Greek
S. Hahnemann's discoveries
Homeopathy was founded by Samuel Hahnemann (1755 - 1843), a German physician. Hahnemann was an educated man; except for medicines he had also studied Greek, Latin, five other languages and philosophy. He was familiar with the ancient Greek healing-arts, and...
Body Mysteries >> Homeopathy
Origin of the Zodiac Signs
Zodiac is that imaginary belt encircling the earth through which the sun, moon, and the planets pass during the year.
Mystic Sciences >> Astrology
Astrology >> The Moon
Select Cross-Cultural and Historical Personifications of Death
This extensive introduction includes some of the more well known, along with some lesser known Death "incarnations", and I use that term loosely, as in many cultures, the Angel of Death can be quite an adept shapeshifter. We have tried to cull...
Mystic Sciences >> Necromantic Studies
A History Of Dreaming - From Ancient Egypt To Modern Day
Dreams have been an important part of the human experince since time immemorial. Fragments of the earliest books come from Egypt, where dreams were considered to be the messages sent from the gods. The Egyptians divided their dreams into three categories: 1....
Parapsychology >> Dreams

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Icon. From the Greek eikon, 'likeness', a word which came to be
From the Greek eikon, 'likeness', a word which came to be used in a specific as well as a general sense, meaning an image or statue of a person. In Christian art  ...
Philippians 2:5-‐11 JESUS—The NAME above all Names This
Attitude in the Greek is associated with the mind—mental state, intentional ... with humanity, rather than “exactness” of humanity, as the Greek word eikon would.
closing homily - United States Conference of Catholic Bishops
Jul 4, 2012 The key word in Christ's answer is “image,” or in the Greek, eikon. Our modern meaning of “image” is weaker than the original Greek meaning.
Colossians - Sonic Light
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Reflect on the Edmund Rice Icon - Edmund Rice School Network
An icon (from the Greek eikon: likeness, image, figure) is simply an image of a person. In religious art this image is a spiritual one, in that the icon may not ...

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Philippines Seizes North Korean Cargo Ship to Enforce UN Sanctions
The Jin Teng has called at Palembang, Indonesia, and Kaohsiung, Taiwan, since the beginning of this year, ship tracking data available on the Reuters Eikon Terminal showed. Reuters. UN Sanctions · North Korea nuclear ...
State of the Arts: A history of iconoclasm
Iconoclasm (from the Greek eikon – an image and klastes –breaker) knows no political, religious or social barrier.
UPDATE 4-Greek PM keeps lid on party rebellion to pass bailout vote
Greek parliament passes second set of bailout measures. * Vote was condition for cash-for-reforms talks to start. * Fewer defections from Tsipras's Syriza party.
GREECE LATEST-Greek judges drop felony charge against stats chief
1118 - French President Francois Hollande called for the creation of a euro zone government and for citizens to renew their faith in the European project, which has been weakened by the Greek crisis. 1106 - German Economy Minister Sigmar Gabriel ...
GREECE LATEST-German's Schaeuble says last attempt to resolve crisis
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Strong's Greek: 1504. εἰκών (eikón) -- an image, i.e. lit. statue, fig
1504 eikṓn (from 1503 /eíkō, "be like") – properly, "mirror-like representation," referring to what is very close in resemblance (like a "high-definition" projection, ...
Eikon - New Testament Greek Lexicon - New American Standard
Learn about Eikon original meaning using the New Testament Greek Lexicon - New American Standard.
Eikon | Define Eikon at
Eikon definition, icon (defs 1, 2). ... 1565-75; < Latin < Greek eikṓn likeness, image, figure ...
εἰκών - Wiktionary
1 Ancient Greek ... a Proto-Indo-European *weik-, although no certain cognates exist outside of Greek. ...
eikon - definition and meaning - Wordnik
The Greek word eikon meant a likeness, image, or picture. The Black Madonna. However, the identical collocation can be found in Gregory Nazianzen's 38th ...

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