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With the Russian pilgrims to Jerusalem.

by Graham, Stephen

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Published by Nelson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pilgrims and pilgrimages

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination253 p.
    Number of Pages253
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22896776M

    APA citation style: Kilburn, B. W. (ca. ) Russian pilgrims on the way to Jericho, East, ca. Littleton, N.H.: photographed and published by. In the 11th cent. the Fatimids began to hinder Christian pilgrims; their destruction of the Church of the Holy Sepulcher helped bring on the Crusades. Jerusalem was conquered by the Crusaders in and for most of the 12th cent. was the capital of the Latin Kingdom of Jerusalem. In , Muslims under Saladin recaptured the city.

      In the early decades of the nineteenth century, the Russian Orthodox Church sent more pilgrims to Jerusalem than any other branch of the Christian faith. Every year up to 15, Russian pilgrims would arrive in Jerusalem for the Easter festival, some even making the long trek on foot across Russia and the Caucasus, through Anatolia and Syria/5(21). Jerusalem—the place where Christ lived, was crucified, and entombed—has exerted extraordinary magnetic power over Christians from the fourth century to the present day. Over the centuries, thousands of pilgrims have been eager to confront the difficulties and dangers of the journey in order to pray and meditate in the Holy Land.

    Sergei Courtyard has been standing inside the Russian Compound at the center of Jerusalem since The plans to transform the preserved building, which used to be a guesthouse for Russian pilgrims and upper-class visitors from the Russian Empire, have been discussed since Now, the Sergei Courtyard is back in business. The flow of Russian pilgrims first to Byzantium and then to the Holy Land created a living link, preserving spiritual and material memories of Byzantium. Returning to Russia, pilgrims took back remarkable works of art, including late Palestinian icons, holy reliquaries and souvenirs carved from mother-of-pearl.


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Learn more. Share. Out of Print--Limited Availability. Find this book on AbeBooks, an Amazon company, offers millions of /5(2). The Way of a Pilgrim, or The Pilgrim's Tale is the English title of a 19th-century Russian work, recounting the narrator's journey as a mendicant pilgrim while practising the Jesus pilgrim's travels take him through southern and central Ukraine, Russia, and Siberia.

It is unknown if the book is literally an account of a single pilgrim, or if it uses a fictional pilgrim's journey as. With the Russian pilgrims to Jerusalem, by Graham, Stephen A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact.

Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Rating: % positive.

The Russian Compound (Hebrew: מִגְרַשׁ הָרוּסִים, Migraš ha-Rusim, Arabic: المسكوبية ‎, al-Muskubīya) is one of the oldest districts in central Jerusalem, featuring a large Russian Orthodox church and several former pilgrim hostels, some of which are used as Israeli government buildings (such as the Moscovia Detention Centre) and for the Museum of Underground.

The Russian Compound, located in central Jerusalem, includes the massive and unmissable Holy Trinity Church and is one of the oldest parts of Jerusalem. Built in the s, the compound is located off Jaffa Road, and was one of the first structures to be built outside the Old City of Jerusalem.

Today, it houses many interesting sites for those. Spec. Coll. copy: navy blue cloth over boards, stamped in gilt; top edge gilt.

Book-plate of Czar Nicolas II of Russia on front paste-down: SobstvennaiA Pages: Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Primary Sources, Historical Collections: With the Russian Pilgrims to Jerusalem, with a foreword by T.

Wentworth by Stephen Graham (, Paperback) at the best online prices at. The Russian Palestine Society was established in to encourage and subsidize pilgrimages to the Holy Land.

Russian churches, hostels and even hospitals were built to accommodate thousands of pilgrims. The large “Russian Compound” was established in Jerusalem. We operate under the Russian Patriarchate in Moscow and our headquarters is The Russian Ecclesiastical Mission that is located in the Holy city of Jerusalem.

Built in the yearthe read more First Chef in Palestine was awarded at the Pilgrim Residence. From Russia with love from the tzar’s brother Grand Duke Sergei Alexandrovitch built the Russian Compound in the late ’s for the pilgrims who were swarming to Jerusalem.

As early as A.D. allusion is made, in the Life of St. Theodosius of Kiev, to the presence of Russian pilgrims in Palestine; but the first whose name is known is St. Varlaam, Abbot of the Laura of Kiev, who visited Jerusalem in A.D.

Buy With the Russian Pilgrims to Jerusalem (Classic Reprint) by Graham, Stephen (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low /5(2). from 52$ Book. Russian Pilgrim's Residence provides cosy, comfortable double rooms with mountain, Jerusalem, Jericho, desert or garden views.

Each includes a work desk, refrigerator, air conditioning/heating, telephone. The rooms are with private. Russian pilgrims on the way to Jericho, Palestine 1 photographic print on stereo card: stereograph, gelatin silver. Contributor: Kilburn, W. - Kilburn, W.

(Benjamin West) Date: Jerusalem is a masterpiece. 10 stars. Read this book. In Jerusalem Simon Sebag Montefiore presents not just a history of the city but of the region and much of the western world.

One finds that virtually every prophet and charlatan, king, queen, prince and despot, priest, politician, conquerer and crusader in recorded history has some connection to the city and has often trod 4/5.

The Russian Residence is located within the Baptism Site, offering the rare privilege of staying very close to a place of great significance to Christians.

If you happen to be the only guests you will find an environment of extraordinary quiet and solitude/10(71). Among the most famous Russian organizations dealing with the needs of pilgrims in the Holy Land in the second half of the 19th century, there was the Russian Ecclesiastical Mission in Jerusalem as a church representation of the Russian Orthodox Church, founded on 11 (23) February ; Russian Society of Shipping and Trade - (ROPiT), established on August 3.

The Russian Pilgrim's Residence was established in on the Baptism site reserve, on the east bank of the Jordan River just at the site of the Baptism of the read more Refectory. In a separate building of Russian Pilgrim's Residence we have a very beautiful Refectory - restaurant decorated in traditional Russian style of the seventeenth.

Jerusalem (/ dʒ ə ˈ r uː s əl ə m /; Hebrew: יְרוּשָׁלַיִם Yerushaláyim; Arabic: القُدس ‎ al-Quds or Bayt al-Maqdis, also spelled Baitul Muqaddas) is a city in the Middle East, located on a plateau in the Judaean Mountains between the Mediterranean and the Dead is one of the oldest cities in the world, and is considered holy to the three major Abrahamic Administered by: Israel.Once this 19th-century series of structures surrounding the beautiful Russian Orthodox Holy Trinity Cathedral was the world's largest "hotel"; it could accommod Russian pilgrims at one time (until World War I, Russians composed the largest block of pilgrims in the Holy Land).1/3(1).Russian Pilgrims on the way to Jerusalem After reaching Constantinople, at the west end of the Black Sea, Stephen joined a boat laden with Russian peasant-pilgrims bound for Jerusalem.

When they reached the Holy Land, Stephen joined his fellow-pilgrims as they visited Jerusalem and other important biblical sites.