Pilgrim"s way

an essay in recollection by John Buchan

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company in [Boston]

Written in English
Cover of: Pilgrim
Published: Pages: 336 Downloads: 645
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  • Buchan, John, 1875-1940

Edition Notes

London ed. (Hodder and Stoughton, 1940) has title: Memory hold-the-door.

Statementby John Buchan (Lord Tweedsmuir)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6003.U13 Z5 1940
The Physical Object
Paginationvi p., 2 l., [3]-336 p.
Number of Pages336
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6403960M
LC Control Number40014308
OCLC/WorldCa758389

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The ancient tradition of. “The Way of a Pilgrim” has become in the West a clas-sic of Russian Orthodox spirituality. No book to my knowledge has inspired more people to set out to dis-cover the inner springs that nurture the life of Ortho-dox Christians and to learn the practice of the Jesus Prayer.

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Canterbury Cathedral houses the shrine of St Thomas Beckett, who was murdered by knights loyal to Henry II in I after a major and very public split with the king. This Pilgrim Way section sets out a Christian vision for the world.

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The Pilgrims' Way from Winchester to Canterbury. etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. Book is new and unread but may have minor shelf wear. Contents INTRODUCTION History of the Way Renewed interest Historical figures along the Way Variations to the Way Walking the Way When to.

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