El Camino de Santiago de Compostela

Stone Cross

February 13, 2013

in Places,Religious

“This photo of a cross was taken nearing Nasbinals, partway across the Aubrac Plateau in France, along el Camino de Santiago de Compostela. There were many crosses in the landscape in this part of France, and the stones at the base of this one would have been placed by pilgrims walking past. This area is at […]

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“Sanctuary of the Virgin of the Way (Virgen del Camino), Leon, Spain. (The Way refers to the pilgrim’s trail, el Camino de Santiago de Compostela, in Spain.) My silence in this holy place, as much of words as of thoughts, is a gift from God.” Submitted by José María Foces Morán.

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O Cebreiro View

June 5, 2012

in Nature,Places

“Photo taken at O Cebreiro at the top of the mountain pass into Galicia, on the Camino de Santiago in Spain. I was very fortunate the day I visited here, as there were blue skies and sunshine and magnificent views. Being a mountaintop, the views are not always so good, and the valleys below are […]

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“Church at the top of the mountain pass into Galicia, on el Camino de Santiago de Compostela in Spain.” Submitted by Margaret. Join the active Ignatian Spirituality community on Facebook.

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“In 2008 I walked in France and Spain along the Camino route to Santiago de Compostela in Galicia, Spain, and this photo shows two friends from Quebec walking on the Meseta. There was time to talk quietly to God about my life as I walked rhythmically, for more than two months, in varied landscapes and […]

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