Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela
by Anna M.
This is a picture of the outside of the Santiago de Compostela.
This is a statue found in the entrance to the Cathedral. It is a statue of some of the prophets.
This is a picture of one of the Cathedrals many bell towers at sunset.
The Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela is a sacred place to many. The main religion that calls the Cathedral home is Christian. One denomination of Christianity that really finds the cathedral sacred are the Roman Catholics. Many Christians come every year to the cathedral. It is known sacred place to all Christians. It is one of their many homes.
Saint James is an important person in Christianity. The fact that Saint James rests at the cathedral makes it a sacred place for Christians.
The cross is a Christian symbol. Christian religion considers the cathedral sacred.
This is the current pope. His name is pope Francis
The Pilgrimage of Santiago de Compostela
the shell is the symbol of the Camino de Santiago. If you see the sign you know you are going the right way.
This is a scene from the movie The Way. This also shows the beauty of the walk and what another marker looks like.
The is a map of the route. The Route is 780 miles long from France to Spain.