St james

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Saint James the Greater (i.e. the Elder) was one of the Twelve Apostles of Jesus. His remains are held in Santiago de Compostela in Galicia (Spain). The traditional pilgrimage to the grave of the saint, known as the Way of St. James (Camino de Santiago), has been the most popular pilgrimage for Western European Catholics from the early Middle Ages onwards.#Repin By:Pinterest++ for iPad# Saint James The Greater, Apostles Of Jesus, St James The Greater, The Twelve Apostles, Lives Of The Saints, Holy Art, Galicia Spain, St Jacques, Twelve Apostles

Liturgically, we begin the new civil year on January 1st with the Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God which is an ancient feast we share the celebration of during the Christmas season with our brethern in some of the Orthodox communities. The title “Mother of God” is a western derivation from the Greek: Theotokos, the God-bearer. The term “Theotokos” was adopted at the Council of Ephesus (431 AD) as a way to assert the Divinity of Christ, from which it follows that what is predicated of Christ…

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Oficialment, aquesta és la seu de la corona britànica, i no pas el molt més famós (i de facto seu) veí, Buckingham Palace. Però fa segles que no hi resideix cap monarca. ====================================================== Curiously enough, this is the official residence of the queen, although no sovereign has lived here for 200 years! It's quite near the more modern palaces, like Clarence House, Lancaster House and specially Buckingham Palace…

Holy Apostle James, Brother of St. John the Theologian - The Byzantine Life The Transfiguration, Twelve Apostles, Guardian Angels, Saint James, St James, Son Of God, Our Lord, Bible Stories, Faith Based

April 30th is the feast of Saint James, who is the brother of St. John the Theologian. I recently posted an article about St. James who is called the brother of Our Lord. This article goes into the etymology of James/Jacob in scripture, and also about St. James. But there are two other major James’ …