In Orthodox icons, it is common that more than one scene is portrayed in one. In this, we see on the left the twelve apostles, coming back and seing Him talking with the Samaritan woman. Then we see her, going and calling her people, and they are coming to see the Christ.
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These are some of my favorite Icons in the Orthodox Church. Note, I am a Christian, and we, as Orthodox Christians, absolutely DO NOT worship icons. The primary purpose of the icon is to aid in worship, but it is by no means an idol. Icons are also...