a brief thought on pilgrimage and the Celts.

“No matter how dangerous the medieval pilgrimage might be, and it frequently was, pilgrims always hoped to return even if they set their affairs in order lest death met them on the way. The Celts set out with no thought of return.”

Rediscovering the Celts, page155, Robinson, 2000. Published by Fount.

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Posted on May 7, 2008, in celtic, celtic christianity, Christianity, new monasticism, pilgrimage, spirituality. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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