Pilgrimage To The End Of The World

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Pilgrimage To The End Of The World

Author : Conrad Rudolph
ISBN : 0226731278
Genre : Art
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Traveling two and a half months and one thousand miles along the ancient route through southern France and northern Spain, Conrad Rudolph made the passage to the holy site of Santiago de Compostela, one of the most important modern-day pilgrimage destinations for Westerners. In this chronicle of his travels to this captivating place, Rudolph melds the ancient and the contemporary, the spiritual and the physical, in a book that is at once travel guide, literary work, historical study, and memoir.
Category: Art

The Pilgrimage To Santiago

Author : Edwin Mullins
ISBN : 1902669312
Genre : Travel
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The Long Road to Heaven", the annual pilgrimage to the Galician city of Santiago de Compostela has taken place for over a thousand years. In the great cathedral of Santiago are said to lie the bones of St. James of the Great, cousin to Christ, an original disciple and later "resurrected" as the legendary slayer of the Moors. From the Middle Ages onwards, this most evocative of Christian shrines has attracted pilgrims to the Spanish city from all over Europe and further afield. A network of routes, lined with statues and other symbols, leads to Santiago, but the most celebrated is that from Paris, across the Pyrenees and through the arid uplands of northern Spain.
Category: Travel

Heritage Pilgrimage And The Camino To Finisterre

Author : Cristina Sánchez-Carretero
ISBN : 9783319202129
Genre : Social Science
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This book presents research concerning the effects of the Camino to Finisterre on the daily lives of the populations who live along the route, and the heritagization processes that exploitation of the Camino for tourism purposes involves. Rather than focusing on the route to Santiago de Compostela and the pilgrimage itself, it instead examines a peculiar part of the route, the Camino to Finisterre, employing multiple perspectives that consider the processes of heritagization, the effects of the pilgrimage on local communities, and the motivations of the pilgrims. The book is based on a three-year research project and is the result of a multidisciplinary collaboration between anthropologists, sociologists, historians and archaeologists. Instead of ending in Santiago, as the rest of the Caminos do, this route continues to the cape of Finisterre on the Galician Atlantic coast. This part of the Camino de Santiago is not officially recognized by the Catholic Church and does not count as part of reaching Compostela, the recognition granted by the Catholic Church to those pilgrims who have walked at least 100 km. For this reason, as well as its relationship with the sun cult, many pilgrims call this route “the Camino of the atheists.” In fact, the Catholic Church is a strong force for the heritagization of the rest of the Caminos, and maintains a clear ignoratio strategy concerning the Finisterre route: Officially, the church neither opposes nor recognizes this route.
Category: Social Science

Pilgrim Stories

Author : Nancy Louise Frey
ISBN : 0520217519
Genre : Religion
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Unlike the religiously-oriented pilgrims who visit Marian shrines such as Lourdes, the modern Road of St. James attracts an ecumenical mix of largely wel.
Category: Religion

Pilgrimage In European Culture

Author : Daniel Doležal
ISBN : STANFORD:36105132567244
Genre : Christian pilgrims and pilgrimages
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Die im Mai 2004 in Příbram (Tschechische Republik) veranstaltete Tagung war ein interdisziplinäres Projekt unter Beteiligung von Historikern, Kunsthistorikern, Volkskundlern, Archäologen und Theologen. Ziel war es, das Wallfahrtswesen in seinen historischen Veränderungen im europäischen Vergleich vom Frühmittelalter bis in die Gegenwart zu erfassen, wobei die jüngere tschechische Forschung einen Schwerpunkt bildet. The conference, which took place in Příbram (Czech Republic) in May 2004, was an interdisciplinary project attended by historians, art historians, folklorists, archaeologists and theologians. It was intended to describe pilgrimage in its historic changes in the European comparison from the early Middle Ages to the present. Emphasis was put on the younger Czech research.
Category: Christian pilgrims and pilgrimages

Plain Lectures On The Pilgrim S Progress

Author : Robert Nourse
ISBN : PSU:000006657727
Genre : Christian pilgrims and pilgrimages in literature
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Flying Saucer Pilgrimage

Author : Bryant Reeve
ISBN : UCAL:$B318180
Genre : Unidentified flying objects
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The Select Works Of John Bunyan Containing The Pilgrim S Progress The Holy War Grace Abounding To The Chief Of Sinners The Jerusalem Sinner Saved Come And Welcome To Jesus Christ The Saints Privilege And Profit The Water Of Life And The Barren Fig Tree With A Life Of The Author By George Cheever And An Introductory Essay On The Pilgrim S Progress By James Montgomery Esq Illustrated After Designs By T Stothard

Author : John Bunyan
ISBN : BL:A0022442496
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Quiet Pilgrimage

Author : Elizabeth Gray Vining
ISBN : UOM:39015004865229
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Passion For Pilgrimage

Author : Alan W. Jones
ISBN : 0060641800
Genre : Religion
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Explore the themes of passion, pilgrimage, and our longing for home in this classic spiritual study.
Category: Religion