Virgin of Extreme Humility. The depiction is of the Theotokos (Mother of God)
with her hand crossed across her breast. This icon is referred to as (Mary’s) Extreme
Humility in accepting, at the Annunciation, to becoming the Mother of God. This icon is sometimes referred to as a
version of the Mother of Sorrows at seeing her Son crucified. This is one of the most beloved icons of all
Russia, Greece and Italy. St Seraphim of Sarov, one of the holiest men in
Russia, prayed constantly while knelling on a cement slab before this icon. St Sergius is known for his spirituality; the
cornerstone of which is to accept the “will of God” in all things in life. The verso contains the prayer “It is truly
meet to bless you O Theotokos.” size: 1 1/8″ x 5/8″ on the back side of this pendant
is the prayer.
Comes with a 20″ gold-filled chain included, giftboxed. Made in Russia. Read more
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