Tag Archives: Pilgrimage

Admire, Contemplate, Pray

Fr Ian reflects while on pilgrimage at the Shrine of Our Lady, Roacamadour Landscape, layers of legend, the insight of religious people, devotion, all combine at Rocamadour in central France, to make a captivating sacred place between earth and sky, … Continue reading

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Walsingham views

Walsingham pilgrimages often give us different and unusual scenes and memories.Here is a selection from this year: Some of this year’s pilgrim on our lovely visit to South Creake. The sun shone, Fr Clive welcomed us and we had a … Continue reading

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Walsingham words

This year as we journeyed home from Walsingham we gathered the pilgrims’ impressions of the pilgrimage. We simply asked each pilgrim for words which would describe their thoughts or feelings about Walsingham, or words which would call to mind this … Continue reading

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Walsingham 2012

Walsingham 2012 was a peaceful, contemplative, and joyful time together. St Chrysostom’s Parish joined with St Peter’s, Oughtrington to visit the Shrine of Our Lady of Walsingham in Norfolk where much fun was had amidst time for prayer and reflection. … Continue reading

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Postcard from Czestochowa, Poland

St Chrysostom’s gave Penny a leaving gift to pay for her pilgrimage to the Shrine of Our Lady of Czestochowa, Poland.¬† “After a 3 hour bus journey from Kracow to Czestochowa, the home of the Black Madonna and following nuns, … Continue reading

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Censing Angels

Every year on our pilgrimage we visit different churches in the countryside around Walsingham. Today, after concentrated map reading arguing with satnav, and following diversions we arrived at the wonderful medieval church of Salle. Salle is a magnificent church in … Continue reading

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Journeying together – Pilgrims at Walsingham

Having made the journey from St Chrysostom’s with our ¬†friends from St Peter’s, Oughtrington we arrived yesterday evening at the Shrine of Our Lady of Walsingham, where thousands of pilgrim come each year to pray and rest, in this special … Continue reading

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