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Holy Rover : journeys in search of mystery, miracles and God / Lori Erickson.

Erickson, Lori, (author.).

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781506420714
  • ISBN: 1506420710
  • Physical Description: xvi, 238 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Minneapolis, MN : Fortress Press, [2017]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references, pages 237-238.
Formatted Contents Note: A farmer's daughter on the bank of the Nile -- Among the Lutherans: Martin Luther sites in Germany -- Drawing down the moon: on the trail of elves in Iceland -- Writing my way around the world: at Walden Pond in Concord, Massachusetts -- Of healing and miracles: The sanctuary of Our Lady of Lourdes in France -- In the light of stained glass windows: Jerusalem and Galilee in Israel -- The mystics and Mary: The Temple of Artemis and House of the Virgin Mary in Ephesus, Turkey -- Following a call: With Thomas Merton in Kentucky -- Wise women wisdom: Along the Rhine with Hildegard of Bingen in Germany -- In the valley of the shadow: Machu Picchu in Peru -- Becoming a bear: Bear Butte in South Dakota -- Not always so: Kumbum Chamtse Ling Temple in Bloomington, Indiana -- The church of God's odds and ends: Iona in Scotland.
Summary, etc.: From her childhood on an Iowa farm, Lori Erickson grew up to travel the world as a writer specializing in holy sites--journeys that led her on an ever-deepening spiritual quest. In Holy Rover, she weaves her personal narrative with descriptions of a dozen pilgrimages.
Subject: Spiritual biography.
Christianity and other religions.
Pilgrims and pilgrimages.

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