Chichester Cathedral lecture series: The Spiritual Senses and the Liturgical Arts.
A lecture series given as part of 'The Art of Worship' project, January to March 2022, and supported by the Bishop Otter Trust.
The lectures explore the spiritual senses in terms of 1. tradition; 2. making and 3. transformation. They are each 40-45 minutes.
You'll find below, cumulatively over time, various pieces of writing on iconography and related subjects.
A piece written in preparation for a festal icon of the Transfiguration. It considers a particular way in which the light of Christ, and also the natural environment, can be painted with theological clarity.
A script for a talk that offers an approach to iconography in terms of the category 'union and distinction'.