Statement Regarding the Icon of the Virgin Mary in the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church

The Metropolis released a statement on September 10, 2019 regarding the Icon of the Virgin Mary in the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church in Chicago.

We ask the faithful to remain vigilant and remind them that while it is indeed possible to experience the divine through temporal objects, our faith rests not on “signs,” but on Christ crucified (1 Cor. 1: 20-25).