St. Ignatius in Prayer Beneath the Stars 137 art print by William Hart McNichols. Our art prints are produced on acid-free papers using archival inks to guarantee that they last a lifetime without fading or loss of color. All art prints include a 1" white border around the image to allow for future framing and matting, if desired.
St. Ignatius of Loyola is the center icon of the tritych Fr. Bill created to honor the founders of The Society of Jesus or The Jesuits. He's... more
St. Ignatius of Loyola is the center icon of the tritych Fr. Bill created to honor the founders of The Society of Jesus or The Jesuits. He's surrounded in the tritych by St. Francis Xavier and the recently canonized St. Pierre Favre.
About William Hart McNichols
Artist Statement on Iconography
There is only Christ: He is everything and He is in everything." St. Paul, Colossians 3:11
I honor and revere the Byzantine icons and the profound spirituality of the Othodox churches. I try to bring true devotion and prayer into the process of writing an icon, dependent upon the inspiration of the Blessed Trinity, the saints, holy ones, and the Mother of God. As a Roman Catholic iconographer, I have no intention of assuming to be Orthodox, but continue to pray with many others, for unity brought about by the Spirit, amongst the churches.
2014 is my 24th year as an Iconographer and I am very grateful for the tremendous support from around the World. The great bulk of Icons are commissions from...