Egeria"s travels to the Holy Land

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Egeria, 4th/5th cent. -- Diaries., Christian pilgrims and pilgrimages -- Middle East -- Diaries -- Early works to 1800., Jerusalem in Christianity -- Early works to 1800., Liturgies, Early Christian., Church year -- Early works to 1800., Church history -- Primitive and early church, ca. 30-600., Jerusalem -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800., Middle East -- Description and travel -- Early works to

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Jerusalem, Middle

Statementnewly translated, with supporting documents and notes, by John Wilkinson.
ContributionsWilkinson, John, 1929-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS104.5 .I813 1981
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 354 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2993676M
LC Control Number84249136

John Wilkinson's translation of "Egeria's Travels" provides a thorough account of Egeria's 4th century pilgrimage to the Holy Land. The travelogue is addressed to Egeria's contemporaries, likely nuns or learned women, who can follow along with the pilgrimage in by: Egeria's Travels to the Holy Land Hardcover – January 1, by John Wilkinson (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

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Egeria's Travels book. Read 5 reviews from the world's largest community Egerias travels to the Holy Land book readers. Egeria, who was most probably a Spanish nun, visited the Holy Land /5. 5> passage from the book of Moses had been read in that place, and when the oblation had been duly made, at which we communicated, and as we were coming out of the church, the priests of the place gave us eulogiae, 1 that is, of fruits which grow on the mountain.

For although the holy mountain Sinai is rocky throughout, so that it has not even a shrub on it, yet down below, near the foot of. Egeria who was probably a Spanish nun visited the Holy Land only some fifty years after the reign of Constantine. Hers is thus the earliest surviving account of the Holy Land.

Her description with a loving attention to detail of the Holy Places and particularly of Jerusalem make her the prime source for early Christian pilgrimage and worship. 2 The standard editions of Egeria’s travels are Itinerarium Egeriae, ed. by A. Franceschini Reading Sacred Space: Egeria, Paula, and the Christian Holy Land ORA LIMOR H elena’s visit to the Holy Land created a fashion among ladies of the Roman aristocracy.

Many of them visited the Holy Places in Judea, Jordan, and Galilee. During my research on the Christian sites of the Holy Land, the name "Egeria" surfaced.

I located this book on Amazon and when it arrived, I found it to have a wealth of information. This pilgrim kept a detailed diary which she sent to her "Sisters." She is very specific about the sites and liturgies of /5(7). Travels in Syria and the Holy Land book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

This is a pre historical reproduction that w /5. Summary: Pilgrimage of prob. Spanish nun to Egypt, Holy Land, Edessa, Asia Minor & Constantinople at end 4th century; describing scenes of Biblical events & Christian liturgical practice.

Egeria's Travels. Egeria, John Wilkinson. Summary: Pilgrimage of prob. Spanish nun to Egypt, Holy Land, Edessa, Asia Minor & Constantinople at end 4th century; describing scenes of Biblical events & Christian liturgical practice. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review.

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TRAVELS IN SYRIA AND THE HOLY LAND; BY THE LATE JOHN LEWIS BURCKHARDT. PUBLISHED BY THE ASSOCIATION FOR PROMOTING THE DISCOVERY OF THE INTERIOR PARTS OF AFRICA. LONDON: JOHN MURRAY, PREFACE OF THE EDITOR. [p.i] IT is hoped that little apology is necessary for the publication of a volume of Travels in.

Arrive at Ben Gurion Airport to be met by our Israeli guide, who will accompany us during our entire stay in Israel. (Today’s program depends on arrival time). Travel to Old Jaffa, once the gateway to the land of Israel. Walk through the port from which Jonah the Prophet tried to escape the Lord’s command and stand at the site which commemorates Peter's Vision on the roof of Simon the.

The Pilgrimage of Egeria Around AD, a woman named Egeria made a pilgrimage to the Holy Land and other Biblical sites of interest. She wrote all about it to her women friends at home. Come along on her travels. Notes. More parts will be added until it is complete.

(I added the appendix early, to go along with the Edessa/Haran visit. Egeria, who was most probably a Spanish nun, visited the Holy Land only fifty years after the death of Constantine, making her work the earliest surviving account of the area.

Her description of the Holy Land, particularly that of Jerusalem, are written with a loving attention to detail, making her the prime source of early Christian pilgrimage /5(26). During my research on the Christian sites of the Holy Land, the name "Egeria" surfaced.

I located this book on Amazon and when it arrived, I found it to have a wealth of information. This pilgrim kept a detailed diary which she sent to her "Sisters." She is very specific about the sites and liturgies of /5(6).

Egeria, who was most probably a Spanish nun, visited the Holy Land only fifty years after the death of Constantine, making her work the earliest surviving account of the area.

Her description of the Holy Land, particularly that of Jerusalem, are written with a loving attention to detail, making her the prime source of early Christian pilgrimage Pages: Catholic Guide to The Holy Land: Israel, Egypt and Jordan.

Once you travel to the Holy Land you will never read the Bible the same or hear the Gospel preached without reflecting on the places where Our Lord lived, taught, healed and was crucified. There are many shrines here that are holy to Christians, Jews and Muslims alike.

As pilgrims like Egeria came to the Holy Land, more and more Christians became familiar with the annual cycle of feasts commemorating the life of Jesus that had grown up there. Many churches elsewhere had known nothing like the lessons from Scripture regularly connected with the feasts, but gradually these became part of the liturgy and worship.

8 Egeria, “A Pilgrim to the Holy Land,” in The Writings of Medieval Women: An Anthology, ed. Marcelle Thiebaux (New York and London: Garland Publishing, Inc.

), 34 – All future references to the primary text will be sited in text (page #). Egeria was a young woman who decided to make the trip of a lifetime and go to the Holy Land. But what inspired her to make that journey and walk half of the world all alone.

She was born in beautiful green Galicia and grew up surrounded by pagan Author: Natalia Klimczak. • Peter Walker, In the Steps of Jesus: An Illustrated Guide to the Places of the Holy Land (Zondervan, ) Historical writings • Cyril of Scythopolis, The Lives of the Monks of Palestine, translated by R.

Price, annotated by John Bins (Cistercian Publications, ) • Egerias Travels, translated by John Wilkinson (Aris & Phillips, ). 11 Days Holy Land Pilgrimage - July 07 - 17, - Elias and Katie Nawawieh & Revs. Drs. Angela and Martin Zlmmann $ 11 Days Life Changing Journey to the Holy Land from Knoxville, TN - February 05 - 15, - Pr.

Rick Ohsiek. Back to the first page of hypertext Egeria Egeria's Description of the Liturgical Year in Jerusalem: Translation Based on the translation reproduced in Louis Duchesme's Christian Worship (London, ) Egeria's Return to Constantinople.

XXIII 8. On the next day, crossing the sea, I arrived at Constantinople, giving thanks to Christ our God who deigned to give me such grace, unworthy and. Following Egeria: A Modern Pilgrim in the Holy Land Published on By Fr.

Lawrence Farley In the fourth century, a nun named Egeria traveled through the Holy Land and wrote an. Unformatted text preview: i The Texts Egeria: Travel Journal Around the yeara woman and ascetic from the West (southern France or Spain) set out on an extended journey through the holy land.

character of a Christian physician in the Holy Land, and in that of a Moslim physician in the Hedjaz. If the knowledge of the natural history of Syria and Arabia was the principal object of M.

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travels towards Syria, where he met with his death inin the mountainous district of the Nosayris, west of Hamah, having imprudently exposed himself with a great deal of baggage, in company only of his interpreter and servant, and without any native guide, to the robbers of that infamous tribe.

He was a lover of truth, and a man of. Scholars associate Egeria with the oldest surviving example of Christian travel writing, the Itinerarium Egeriae (; Egeria's Travels to the Holy Land), a first-person travelogue that.Christian pilgrimages and tours organised by churches or christian organisations to biblical destinations such as the Holy Land, Israel and Palestine in and that are ready to book online.

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Later editions have title: Travels in the Holy Land, Egypt, etc Signatures: Ap6s,B-Zp8s, AA-MMp8s Press figures Pages [i], [ii], [iv], [vi], [] and [] are blank Page misnumbered Bibliographic footnotes Includes.