Bernard Cooke and Gary Macy

in Christian Symbol and Ritual

Published in print July 2005 | ISBN: 9780195154115
Published online July 2005 | e-ISBN: 9780199835591 | DOI:

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Christians practice many other rituals and have many more symbols than those described as central in most books of ritual. Some of these popular rituals are introduced, including Quinceañera, the use of icons and statues, the Bible, sacred spaces (e.g., churches and shrines), pilgrimage, sacred clothes, and private prayer.

Keywords: Quinceañera; icons; Bible; church; shrines; pilgrimage

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Subjects: Christianity

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