A few of our stores are closed. Please see our store pages
FREE SHIPPING FOR AUSTRALIAN WEB ORDERS OVER $99
WISHLISTS
A few of our stores are closed. Please see our store pages

Sacred Travels

Paperback|Dec 2006
Product Rating: 0

$20.99

In Sacred Travels Christian Timothy George recovers the ancient spiritual practice of pilgrimage, in which travel to sacred sites leads to the transformation of the soul. In engaging narratives of his worldwide voyages, George follows in the footsteps of spiritual...


Out of Stock
Available to Order

Expected to ship in 4 to 5 weeks from Australia.

Free Shipping
for orders over $99.

You May Also Like

Discipleship Paperback
Discipleship
Paperback
No rating
$22.99
$22.99
in stock
eBook
Discipleship Essentials eBook
$21.47
$21.47
in stock
Unlost Paperback
Unlost
Paperback
No rating
$21.99
$21.99
in stock
eBook
Transforming Discipleship eBook
$15.61
$15.61
in stock

In Sacred Travels Christian Timothy George recovers the ancient spiritual practice of pilgrimage, in which travel to sacred sites leads to the transformation of the soul. In engaging narratives of his worldwide voyages, George follows in the footsteps of spiritual pilgrims from across the centuries, from Luther in Wittenberg to Spurgeon in England. His travels to landmark places from Iona to Assisi give him not only a better understanding of his Christian heritage, but also of God's inner work in pilgrims throughout history and today. Come with George as he breaks bread with Benedictines in Ireland and worships with the Taize community in France. Experience the transforming power of spiritual pilgrimage. And discover what it means to be a pilgrim as you follow God wherever He leads. Market/Audience Students Thoughtful laypeople Travelers and commuters Endorsements Sacred Travels is a warm confessional written by a sojourner who has discovered the heart of God. It is in every sense a ''moving'' book. . . . Thank God that Christian Timothy George poked around in the cold ashes, and found for us the living embers of old sacrifices. In this book, he kindled yesterday's coals into new fire. - From the foreword by Calvin Miller, author and professor, Beeson Divinity School Features and Benefits Filled with engaging, dynamic narratives of worldwide travels. Transforms ordinary travel into spiritually significant pilgrimage. A fresh voice from a spiritually and theologically astute author. Appreals to a generation likely to travel.
-Publisher

The Christian life is a journey not just spiritually but also physically and experientially. As global travel becomes more accessible, new opportunities arise for these journeys to be spiritually significant. You may find yourself in historic places where Christian faith shaped entire civilizations. And you may realize that you too are being changed-from a tourist to a pilgrim.Christian George recovers the ancient spiritual practice of pilgrimage, in which travel to sacred sites leads to the transformation of the soul. In engaging narratives of his worldwide voyages, he follows in the footsteps of spiritual pilgrims from across the centuries, from Luther in Wartburg to Spurgeon in England. His travels to landmark places from Iona to Assisi give him not only a better understanding of his Christian heritage, but also of God's inner work in pilgrims throughout history and today.Come with Christian as he breaks bread with Benedictines in Ireland and worships with the Taizé community in France. Experience the transforming power of spiritual pilgrimage. And discover what it means to be a pilgrim as you follow God wherever he leads.
-Publisher

PRODUCT DETAIL

Timothy George

Timothy George (ThD, Harvard University) is founding dean of Beeson Divinity School. He is the author or editor of more than twenty books, including Theology of the Reformers and Pilgrims on the Sawdust Trail: Evangelical Ecumenism and the Quest for Christian Identity. He serves as executive editor for Christianity Today and is on the editorial advisory board for Books and Culture, Harvard Theological Review, and Christian History. A prolific author, he has written more than 20 books and regularly contributes to scholarly journals. His textbook, Theology of the Reformers, is the standard textbook in many schools and seminaries on Reformation theology.

  • Foreword By Calvin Miller
  • Introduction: To Be A Pilgrim
  • 1. Pilgrims In The Process: Preparing To Journey (canterbury, England)
  • 2. The Desert Ocean: Swimming Against The Stream (skellig Michael, Ireland)
  • 3. In The Steps Of Luther: Finding Refuge From The Storm (wittenberg, Germany)
  • 4. The Way To Assisi: Toward Transparency (assisi, Italy)
  • 5. In Search Of Spurgeon: A Pilgrim's Perspective (isleham, England)
  • 6. Amazing Grace: The Secret Of Silence (sweet Home, Alabama)
  • 7. From Sunshine To Shadow: The Cost Of Discipleship (buchenwald, Germany)
  • 8. Thin Places: Don't Forget Your Map (iona, Scotland)
  • 9. Saints, Swords And Samurai: Called Into Combat (nagasaki, Japan)
  • 10. Sacred Songs: Chanting From The Heart (taize, France)
  • 11. Breaking Bread With The Benedictines: Heavenly Hospitality (limerick, Ireland)
  • 12. A Glimpse Of Glory: The Path Of Worship (amsterdam, Holland)
  • 13. Roaming Through Rome: The Journey Home (rome, Italy)
  • Epilogue: On The Road Again
  • Appendix: Traveling Tips And Pilgrimage Sites

Bestsellers in Spiritual Growth

Australian Author
Right Side Up Paperback
Right Side Up
Paperback
No rating
$18.99
$18.99
in stock
A One to One; Discipleship Handbook Paperback
A One to One; Discipleship Handbook
Paperback
(1)Rated 5 stars out of 5
$16.99
$16.99
in stock
With Him: A Biblical Model of Discipleship For Men Booklet
$5.99
$5.99
in stock
The Lost Art of Disciple Making Paperback
$23.99
$23.99
in stock
eBook
The Purple Book, Updated Edition eBook
$7.99
$7.99
in stock
Australian Author
1-2-1 Discipleship Paperback
1-2-1 Discipleship
Paperback
(8)Rated 5 stars out of 5
$14.99
$14.99
in stock