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Places of light : the gift of cathedrals to the world

Author: G Candolini; Jennifer Brandon
Publisher: Brewster, Massachusetts : Paraclete Press, [2019] ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Embark on a pilgrimage through the great cathedrals of the world. Gernot Candolini and Jennifer Brandon invite readers to experience some of the exemplary cathedrals of Europe and North America, with beautiful images and poetic, descriptive texts that inspire and inform. They offer glimpses into the spiritual, visionary, and artistic beauty and mastery of these spaces, inspired by God and built by human hands. Read  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: G Candolini; Jennifer Brandon
ISBN: 1640601767 9781640601765
OCLC Number: 1091845042
Language Note: Translated from the German.
Notes: Original German-language edition: Gernot Candolini, Die Kathedrale ©2017 Verlag Herder GmbH, Freiburg im Breisgau.
Description: 174 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Gernot Candolini and Jennifer Brandon.

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"Embark on a pilgrimage through the great cathedrals of the world. Gernot Candolini and Jennifer Brandon invite readers to experience some of the exemplary cathedrals of Europe and North America, with beautiful images and poetic, descriptive texts that inspire and inform. They offer glimpses into the spiritual, visionary, and artistic beauty and mastery of these spaces, inspired by God and built by human hands. Read the powerful stories connected to these sacred spaces: like the reconciliation crusade of Vezelay, the destruction of Cluny, and the origins of Sagrada Familia. Explore the architectural and artistic elements that make these churches what they are: the power of light, the "smiling stones," the crypt, the music, and more."--Provided by publisher.

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