Santiago Cathedral

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There were numerous motives for undertaking the pilgrimage. Pope Callistus, in 1122, during the diffusion of the Gregorian reforms, instituted...
The Cathedral’s remotest precedent was a small 1st-century Roman mausoleum, where the remains of the Apostle James Apostle James were...
The discovery of the tomb of the Apostle, which took place around the second or third decade in the 9th century, was the logical end of an oral...
Wave after wave of pilgrims soon appeared. All of Christendom wanted to visit the Apostle’s tomb, especially after the Turkish invasions...
This camera gathers the lateral ship of the Cathedral, by where the Censer moves, gigantic inciensario used in the religious solemnities. To the...
Following the French model of Romanesque pilgrimage churches, the Cathedral of Santiago’s interior space has a traditional Latin-cross...
Due to restoration work inside the Cathedral of Santiago during 2019, masses are being celebrated in other churches in the city. Church of San...
La Catedral de Santiago de Compostela es uno de los diez monumentos y paisajes españoles escogidos por Japan Post para...
La Catedral de Santiago de Compostela, Turismo de Santiago, la Asociación de Hostelería Compostela y la Cámara de...
  The pilgrimage to Compostela acquired great importance soon after the city’s foundation. Santiago became the spiritual focus of...