Roman Pilgrimage: The Station Churches download free [PDF and Ebook] by George Weigel

Roman Pilgrimage: The Station Churches download free [PDF and Ebook] by George Weigel year 2013
  • Book name: Roman Pilgrimage: The Station Churches
  • Author: George Weigel
  • Release date: 2013/10/11
  • Publisher: INGRAM PUBLISHER SERVICES US
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Travel and Holiday Guides
  • ISBN: 9780465027699
  • Rating: 7.58 of 10
  • Votes: 224
  • Review by: Mekhi Belton
  • Review rating: 7.51 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/9
  • Total pages: 464
  • Includes a PDF summary of 49 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: The annual Lenten pilgrimage to dozens of Rome's most striking churches is a sacred tradition dating back almost two millennia, to the earliest days of Christianity. Along this historic spiritual pathway, today's pilgrims confront the mysteries of the Christian faith through a program of biblical and early Christian readings amplified by some of the greatest art and architecture of western civilization.In Roman Pilgrimage , bestselling theologian and papal biographer George Weigel, art historian Elizabeth Lev, and photographer Stephen Weigel lead readers through this unique religious and aesthetic journey with magnificent photographs and revealing commentaries on the pilgrimage's liturgies, art, and architecture. Through reflections on each day's readings about faith and doubt, heroism and weakness, self-examination and conversion, sin and grace, Rome's familiar sites take on a new resonance. And along that same historical path, typically unexplored treasures,artifacts of ancient history and hidden artistic wonders,appear in their original luster, revealing new dimensions of one of the world's most intriguing and multi-layered cities.A compelling guide to the Eternal City, the Lenten Season, and the itinerary of conversion that is Christian life throughout the year, Roman Pilgrimage reminds readers that the imitation of Christ through faith, hope, and love is the template of all true discipleship, as the exquisite beauty of the Roman station churches invites reflection on the deepest truths of Christianity.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 22H41M4S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Guidebooks, Christian Institutions & Organizations, Religion: General, Christian Books, Religious Buildings, Christian Worship, Rites & Ceremonies
  • Available formats: SNB, DOC, WORD, TXT, EPUB, HTML, TIFF, PDF. Compressed in RAR, DMG, AZW3, ZIP
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  • Format: Hardback
  • Approximate value: 47.19 USD
  • Dimensions: 194x241x38.1mm
  • Weight: 975.22g
  • Printed by: BASIC BOOKS
  • Published in: New York, United States
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