Tag: christianity

  • Holy Week in Marinduque

    written by mainemaine on 2010-09-03 in #world #locations
    Holy Week in Marinduque

    Lent is a time People flock to Marinduque to watch the famous Moriones Festival in a spectacular reenactment of the legend of Longinus. Devout followers troop to Marinduque yearly for this unique festival. If it's not your cup of tea, there's plenty of beaches too!

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  • The Sea of Galilee

    written by jogintas on 2009-08-13 in #world #locations
    The Sea of Galilee

    The lowest freshwater lake in Earth has a lot to offer: strong both - in religion and nature...

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  • Cathedral de Sacré Coeur

    written by wil6ka on 2009-01-04 in #world #locations
    Cathedral de Sacré Coeur

    This is one site - that is, as far as I know, not mentioned in any travel book - but for me it is a very astonishing place: The Cathedral de Sacré Coeur in Oran (Algeria). During the French occupation in Algeria the authorities turned the Islamic state bit by bit into a Christian copy of France.

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