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The Singular Pilgrim

Travels on Sacred Ground

by Rosemary Mahoney

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Published by Houghton Mifflin .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages416
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7603272M
ISBN 100618022627
ISBN 109780618022625
OCLC/WorldCa51210458

  Rosemary Mahoney's other books include Down The Nile, The Art Of Fact and The Singular Pilgrim. Aias Dimaratos Tchacos/Little, Brown and Company In , Rosemary Mahoney was assigned to write a. The Pilgrim's Progress is an allegory whose protagonist, Christian, appears to the author in a dream. The first part of the book tells the story of Christian's journey from the City of .

I loved 'I Am Pilgrim' - fantastic book! If you want something similar, I would suggest you try the one the books clubs are calling 'the British I Am Pilgrim'. It's the Scotland Yard version, set in London and Yorkshire, based on a real-life story and written by a real-life detective who actually chases terrorists for a living. Centuries ago, she notes, "upon returning home, the pilgrims found themselves enriched; they saw things in a new way, they had stories to tell and memories to entertain and perhaps chasten.

Books with the subject: Pilgrims And Pilgrimages. Up to 20 books are listed, in descending order of popularity.   What one book has made a singular impact on my Christian experience? What one book would I commend to others? It is The Pilgrim’s Progress by John Bunyan. There are so many things one might say about this book so let me pull from the obvious, the lessons Christian learns at the House of Interpreter. Here they are.


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The Singular Pilgrim is a riveting account of one woman's personal quest to find the root of belief among modern religious pilgrims/5(19). The Singular Pilgrim book. Read 33 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The Singular Pilgrim is a riveting account of one woman's pers 4/5.

The Singular Pilgrim is a riveting account of one woman's personal quest to find the root of belief among modern religious : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. The Singular Pilgrim: Travels on Sacred Ground.

The Singular Pilgrim is a riveting account of one woman's personal quest to find the root of belief among modern religious pilgrims. An affecting visit to the ancient, humbling act of pilgrimage. Having witnessed pilgrims from afar, NBCC Award finalist Mahoney (A Likely Story,etc.) had sensed the spiritual weight of their was awed by their faith, these vulnerable souls confronting the natural fears of uncertainty and obscurity, and felt a twinge of envy, an envy fueled by her own flirtations with Author: Rosemary Mahoney.

'The Singular Pilgrim' Afew years ago a friend of mine, whom I know to be an intelligent and compassionate woman, listened carefully as I told her about a Greek Orthodox pilgrimage I had witnessed Author: Rosemary Mahoney.

The Singular Pilgrim; Travels on Sacred Ground Selected as a Notable Book of the Year by both The San Francisco Chronicle and The Christian Science Monitor, The Singular Pilgrim is a riveting account of one woman's personal quest to find the root of belief among modern religious pilgrims. Rosemary Mahoney undertakes six extraordinary journeys: visiting an Anglican.

That is what Rosemary Mahoney has done in _The Singular Pilgrim: Travels on Sacred Ground_ (Houghton Mifflin), not just once but within six of the most celebrated pilgrimages, and not just Christian pilgrimages, but a Hindu one, too/5. Singular Pilgrim is a captivating work by a writer to treasure.

I don't read large books, because it takes me forever to even finish reading one book. “The pilgrimage provided a sense of purpose. As well as the long march towards Jerusalem, it also knitted my life into the landscape.

The months were replaced by the shifting seasons, while he weeks were measured out in rounds of worship. Synopsis "Pilgrim" is an American former intelligence agent known as the "Rider of the Blue" who later writes a book on forensic m becomes involved in a case in New York City where a mysterious woman uses his book to commit untraceable murders in the aftermath of 9/The "Saracen" is a Saudi who becomes radicalised by watching his father's : Terry Hayes.

The Singular Pilgrim is a book less about religion than about belief. "An affecting visit to the ancient, humbling act of pilgrimage [Mahoney] conveys a genuine sense of spiritual mindfulness on the road, and there is no denying that these pilgrimages paid her back in full" (Kirkus Reviews).Written: The Singular Pilgrim is a riveting account of one woman's personal quest to find the root of belief among modern religious pilgrims.

The intrepid Rosemary Mahoney undertakes six extraordinary journeys: visiting an Anglican shrine to Saint Mary in Walsingham, England; walking the five-hundred-mile Camino de Santiago in northern Spain; braving the icy bathwater at Lourdes; 4/5.

The Singular Pilgrim is a book less about religion than about belief. "An affecting visit to the ancient, humbling act of pilgrimage [Mahoney] conveys a genuine sense of spiritual mindfulness on the road, and there is no denying that these pilgrimages paid her back in full" (Kirkus Reviews).

THE SINGULAR PILGRIM: Travels on Sacred Ground. Most pilgrims are on a very personal quest in which they hope to encounter God, whether it be at a roadside shrine or under the. The Singular Pilgrim is a riveting account of one woman's personal quest to find the root of belief among modern religious pilgrims.

The intrepid Rosemary Mahoney undertakes six extraordinary journeys: visiting an Anglican shrine to Saint Mary in Walsingham, England; walking the five-hundred-mile Camino de Santiago in northern Spain; braving the icy bathwater at Lourdes; Brand: Rosemary Mahoney. The Pilgrimage Summary & Study Guide includes comprehensive information and analysis to help you understand the book.

This study guide contains the following sections: This detailed literature summary also contains Topics for Discussion on The Pilgrimage by Paulo Coelho. Happily journeying together, exchanging stories about their adventures and misadventures, the two Pilgrims come to the town of Vanity Fair, through which they must pass.

Interested only in commerce and money-making, the town holds a year-round fair at which all kinds of things are bought and sold — "houses, lands, trades, titles, lusts. The singular pilgrim: travels on sacred ground Item Preview remove-circle Pilgrims and pilgrimages, Christian pilgrims and pilgrimages Publisher Boston: Houghton Mifflin Internet Archive Books.

Scanned in China. Uploaded by Lotu Tii on Ma SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages:. The first time I even heard of the Camino was in Rosemary Mahoney's book,The Singular Pilgrim.

In the book, she writes of her experiences visiting holy sites and completing pilgrimages from around the world.

Her chapter on the Camino was what inspired e .the singular pilgrim: travels on sacred ground “Mahoney once again proves both resourceful and fearless [She] worries that her sharp tongue and short temper make her an unfit pilgrim but these are the qualities that make this such a bracing and pleasurable book.”.Get this from a library!

The singular pilgrim: travels on sacred ground. [Rosemary Mahoney] -- The author explores the meaning and practice of religious pilgrimage as she recreates the Irish Catholic pilgrimage to Station Island, visits to holy sites in Israel, the Hindu pilgrimage to.