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Holy rover : journeys in search of mystery, miracles, and God

Author: Lori Erickson
Publisher: Minneapolis, MN : Fortress Press, [2017] ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English
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From her childhood on an Iowa farm, Lori Erickson grew up to travel the world as a writer specializing in holy sites--journeys that led her on an ever-deepening spiritual quest. In Holy Rover, she weaves her personal narrative with descriptions of a dozen pilgrimages.
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Genre/Form: Autobiographies
Named Person: Lori Erickson
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lori Erickson
ISBN: 9781506420714 1506420710
OCLC Number: 1001809598
Description: xvi, 238 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Prologue: A farmer's daughter on the bank of the Nile --
Among the Lutherans: Martin Luther sites in Germany --
Drawing down the moon: on the trail of elves in Iceland --
Writing my way around the world: at Walden Pond in Concord, Massachusetts --
Of healing and miracles: The sanctuary of Our Lady of Lourdes in France --
In the light of stained glass windows: Jerusalem and Galilee in Israel --
The mystics and Mary: The Temple of Artemis and House of the Virgin Mary in Ephesus, Turkey --
Following a call: with Thomas Merton in Kentucky --
Wise women wisdom: along the Rhine with Hildegard of Bingen in Germany --
In the valley of the shadow: Machu Picchu in Peru --
Becoming a bear: Bear Butte in South Dakota --
Not always so: Kumbum Chamtse Ling Temple in Bloomington, Indiana --
The church of God's odds and ends: Iona in Scotland.
Responsibility: Lori Erickson.

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