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A Syrian pilgrimage

John Bayne Ascham

A Syrian pilgrimage

by John Bayne Ascham

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Published by Abingdon Press in New York ; Cincinnati .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Palestine
    • Subjects:
    • Palestine -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      Much of the material appeared in Zions̕ herald. Pref.

      Statementby John Bayne Ascham ...
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS107.3 .A8
      The Physical Object
      Pagination 203 p. :
      Number of Pages203
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6569391M
      LC Control Number14015571
      OCLC/WorldCa1388186

      Among the duties God imposes upon every Muslim capable of doing so is a pilgrimage to the holy places in and around Mecca in Arabia. Not only is it a religious ritual filled with blessings for the millions who make the journey annually, but it is also a social, political, and commercial experience that for centuries has set in motion a flood of travelers across the world’s continents. Holy Land Franciscan Pilgrimages Office. Quincy Street N.E. | Washington, DC [email protected] | VIEW OUR LOCATION ON GOOGLE MAPS.

      Syria (sēr´ēə), officially Syrian Arab Republic, republic ( est. pop. 18,,), 71, sq mi (, sq km), W borders on Lebanon and the Mediterranean Sea in the west, on Turkey in the northwest and north, on Iraq in the east and south, and on Jordan and Israel in the southwest. Parumala Thirumeni's visit to the Holy Land in was a landmark event in all was the first ever Holy Land visit of an Indian bishop in its centuries-old history. Thirumeni's ardent wish to see for himself the Holy Places, where our Lord Jesus went about fulfilling the Old Testament prophesies about Messiah, started from a very young age itself.

      A Late Medieval Syrian Pilgrimage Guide: Ibn Al-Awrānī's Al-Ishārāt Ilā Amākin Al-Ziyārāt (Guide To Pilgrimage Places)1 Article in Medieval Encounters 7(1) January with Reads. The Department of State continues to warn U.S. citizens against travel to Syria and strongly recommends that U.S. citizens remaining in Syria depart immediately, if they are able to depart safely, per the U.S. Department of State’s Syria Travel Syrian regime has used deadly force to quell anti-government protests and is engaged in a full-scale civil war with armed groups.


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