In the first of a two-part Forum, parishioner and theologian Anne-Marie Reijnen examines the irresistible lure of some places and the paths that lead to them: pilgrim sites and pilgrimages embody the universal human desire to call some places 'holy'.
The recently published Solitudes sacrées et villes saintes ( Bayard), which Anne-Marie edited, presents a variety of religious experiences, all rooted in space and place, from Jerusalem and Rome to Geneva, to Cairo and Benares/ Varanasi, from the Mont Saint Michel and the Grande Chartreuse to the Amazonian forest.
Sunday, May 19, 2019 at 9:45am in the Fleetwood Room.
The Cathedral Forum is a weekly lecture series with topics that range from theology, politics and spirituality to economics and literature. The forum regularly features prominent speakers from academia, the media, and journalism.