Tag Archives: the old religion
Do cities and townships in the USA have coats of arms? Some towns offer a “Welcome to…” sign at the main road ornamented with the brands or logos of the organizations that paid for the sign. What about the organizations … Continue reading
Excursions focused on Cathar country have become a booming industry in South West France. When I first lived in Toulouse during 1982, travel brochures focused on the indigo growers rather than the heretics persecuted during the Pope’s Albigensian Crusade. Twenty … Continue reading
On the Pilgrimage Path, there are various crosses that mark holy places, local meeting points, and crossroads. The Basque cross at the right displays a Basque national symbol in the center. This cross marks a pathway fork in the Corbières … Continue reading
Saint James’ Bones – Is the story of Saint James (Sant Iago) true?