Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela
The Burial Place of St. James
A Map of its Location
What is Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela?
The worshipping of St. James
Cathedral Of Santiago de Compostela
History Of St. James the Great and his Contributions to the Church
St. James The Great
Why did the Christians think Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela was sacred/ Why did they worship it?
The Christians only worshiped it because St. James the Apostle, brother of St. John believed that the alter was built around St. James grave. During the Middle Ages the Christians used to travel the routes visting pilgrimage churches around Spain. Every Church contained a remain or body part of a saint. Santiago de Compostela was the last place for the Pilgrimage. St. James was one of the Traditional apostles which makes him very important to Christ and that is why he is always worshiped in Christianity.