New PDF release: African Pilgrimage: Ritual Travel in South Africa's

By Retief Müller

Years after the top of Apartheid South Africa continues to be racially polarized and socially divided. during this context pilgrimage and traveling rituals serve to assist those that frequently locate themselves on the backside finish of the social ladder to make experience in their global. This booklet describes a South Africa that's made of a couple of varied fragmented worlds. the focal point is at the Zion Christian Church, one of many greatest spiritual events in southern Africa, and a very good instance of indigenized African Christianity. Pilgrimage performs a tremendous function in reintegrating a few of these fragmented worlds into whatever imminent wholeness. This publication tells the tale of ways the long-lasting ritual of pilgrimage is remodeling African faith, besides the lives of normal South Africans.

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