Mount Athos presentation.Byline: The Register-Guard
Photographer Andreas Contes contes
Plural of conte. will give a digital slide presentation on Mount Athos at 7 p.m. Sunday at St. George Greek Orthodox Church Greek Orthodox Church
Independent Eastern Orthodox church of Greece. The term is sometimes used erroneously for Eastern Orthodoxy in general. It remained under the patriarch of Constantinople until 1833, when it became independent. , 202 Hillview No. 1.
Mount Athos, a holy mountain on a peninsula A peninsula is a piece of land that is bordered on three sides by water. A peninsula can also be a headland, cape, island promontory, bill, point, or spit. Europe
Contes toured Mount Athos during the summer of 2002, taking 1,500 photographs while gaining access to locations not usually open to those on a pilgrimage pilgrimage
Journey to a shrine or other sacred place undertaken to gain divine aid, as an act of thanksgiving or penance, or to demonstrate devotion. Medieval Christian pilgrims stayed at hospices set up specifically for pilgrims, and on their return trip they wore on their .
Admission is free. For more information, call 683-3519.