More than an up to date moment variation, this ebook combines the easiest info from the preferred first version with new insights that can assist you flip your travels into pilgrimages. during this variation of The Pilgrim's New consultant to the Holy Land
, Stephen Doyle provides the phrases to popular hymns, and maps and images, and comprises new insights collected from the files of Vatican II, Paul VI's Decree on Evangelization, and prose and poetry that foster the spirit of prayer.
After a short creation to every Holy position, Doyle offers the Scripture passages applicable to these destinations. In delivering those passages, Doyle reminds us of Pius XII's assertion that to discover the which means of God's observe, we needs to return to the unique languages, be certain the goal of the writer, and take into consideration the literary shape. Following Pius XII's recommendation, Doyle offers his personal translation of Scripture passages. by way of providing those passages he deals new which means via exploring a brand new adventure, in a brand new context, in a brand new culture.
Doyle explains that there are significant adjustments among going to the Holy Land as a pilgrim and going there as a vacationer, or maybe as a pupil of historical past or archaeology. humans sign up for a pilgrimage from religion and for religion. this isn't almost like a deepening of theological perception, or changing into extra acquainted with the proof and ideology of Christianity. the fundamental imaginative and prescient that distinguishes a pilgrim from a vacationer is summed up in a passage byPaul: because you have permitted Christ Jesus as Lord, sink your roots deep in him, construct your religion upon him, and overflow with thanksgiving" (Col. 2:6). In The Pilgrim's New advisor to the Holy Land, Doyle brings jointly the weather that facilitate that Vision.
Chapters are *Jerusalem, Jerusalem - ; *Holy locations East of Jerusalem - ; *Holy locations West of Jerusalem - ; *Holy locations South of Jerusalem - ; and *Holy locations North of Jerusalem. - additionally contains appendices and an index.
Stephen C. Doyle, O.F.M., has guided a couple of hundred pilgrimages to the Holy Land and to Greece and Asia Minor. He has taught Scripture and biblical preaching at St. John Vianney Seminary, East Aurora, manhattan; Christ the King Seminary, St. Bonaventure, manhattan; Pope John XXIII Seminary, Weston Massachusetts; St. Bonaventure college; St. Michal's university; and Emmanuel College."