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St. Patrick"s Purgatory, Lough Derg

Denis O"Connor

St. Patrick"s Purgatory, Lough Derg

its history, traditions, legends, antiquities, topography, and scenic surroundings : with some account of its more notable pilgrims, and a detailed description of the authorised devotions performed at its venerable shrine

by Denis O"Connor

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Published by James Duffy in Dublin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Patrick, -- Saint.,
  • Christian pilgrims and pilgrimages -- Ireland -- History.,
  • St. Patrick"s Purgatory (Ireland) -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Rev. D. Canon O"Connor.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 256 p. :
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20027174M

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      (Sad is my pilgrimage to Lough Derg, O King of the cells and bells; I came to mourn your sufferings and wounds, but no tear will cross my eye) Patrick Kavanagh: Lough Derg, St. Patrick’s Purgatory in Donegal, Christendom’s purge. Heretical Around the edges: the centre’s hard As the commonplace of a flamboyant bard. The Lough Derg Pilgrimage is a penitential retreat on an island in County Donegal, on the northwestern tip of Ireland. The pilgrimage is also referred to as "St Patrick's Purgatory." It is believed that St Patrick stayed in a cave there.

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Island Services. Lough Derg Channel on iCatholic. News, Articles, Q & As. News & Articles. The local Lough Derg website even touts the pilgrimage as “the toughest in all of Europe, perhaps even in the whole Christian world,” thus keeping the “purgatory” in St.

Patrick’s : Eric Grundhauser. Lough Derg is a small island and is variously called Lough Derg (Lake of the Cave), Purgatorium Sancti Patricii (St Patrick’s Sanctuary or Purgatory).

Today, it is simply known as Lough Derg. To come on Pilgrimage or Retreat to Lough Derg, for one day or three days, one. St Patrick's Purgatory island is an ancient pilgrimage site in Ireland.

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Patricks Purgatory Saint St. Patricks Purgatory Purgatory goes back well over 1, years. In the Fifth Century, when according to ancient texts, God showed Saint Patrick a. Purgatory, K’S, Lough Derg, Ireland.

This celebrated sanctuary in Donegal, in the Diocese of Clogher, dates from the days of St. Patrick, but it is also known as the Lough Derg pilgrimage, so named from Lough Derg, a sheet of water covering acres, about thirteen miles in circumference, and feet above sea level, on which are eleven islands, the principal of which are Saints.

“The Pilgrim’s Way to St. Patrick’s Purgatory” plots a route for the modern pilgrim from Dublin to Lough Derg, Donegal, through the medieval past and the fragmentary riches that remain, providing a cultural itinerary that can be travelled by car or bike, on foot, and partly by boat, through one of the loveliest landscapes of Ireland and Europe.

In a medieval tale, a young knight named Owen journeys into a portal to the Otherworld to voluntarily take on an extreme penance to cleanse him of the sin of cruelty.

The place of purgation he enters is called St. Patrick’s Purgatory, and the island of Lough Derg connected to the legend draws pilgrims even today.

St. Patrick's Purgatory at Lough Derg, Donegal, Ireland. Feature Articles – St Patrick’s Purgatory: oracle of the dead The Irish sanctuary of St Patrick’s Purgatory is a unique religious pilgrimage destination.

World-famous in medieval times, the site still attracts thousands of pilgrims each year. But what is experienced today, is vastly different from what the site originally did: it offered a metaphysical experience on par with the ancient.

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St Patrick's purgatory or Lough Derg is a unique pilgrimage experience which is not for the faint hearted. Consisting of 3 days of fasting, 24 hours without sleep and 48 hours in bare feet, one would wonder why do people come year after year/5(19).

In other stories, St. Patrick ordered a pit to be dug into which the man descended. Medieval accounts describe the ‘pit’ as a shaft that was a low and narrow kiln. Ever since, the island has sometimes been referred to as ‘St. Patrick’s Purgatory’.

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The “Purgatory Island” experience is known as the most challenging pilgrimage in the Christian World. Visit for more information. Patrick’s Purgatory (Lough Derg, Ireland) Website: Suggested Reading: Faustina’s Prayer Book for the Holy Souls in Purgatory by Susan Tassone.

Is this the toughest pilgrimage in the world. St Patrick’s Purgatory involves three days of fasting and prayers, while standing on sharpened rocks.

St Patrick’s Purgatory, Lough Derg. St Patrick’s Purgatory is open to pilgrims as Lough Derg season begins. By Cian Molloy - 04 June, “The notion of embracing the challenges of Lough Derg would appear to be nonsense. But it is glorious nonsense – it is the most wonderful witness to the most profound spiritual values.”.St.

Patrick's Purgatory, Lough Derg. Its History, Traditions, Legends, Antiquities, Topography, and Scenic some Account of its more Notable Pilgrims, and a Detailed Description of the Authorised Devotions Performed at its Venerable Shrine.

“The Pilgrim’s Way to St. Patrick’s Purgatory” plots a route for the modern pilgrim from Dublin to Lough Derg, Donegal, through the medieval past and the fragmentary riches that remain, providing a cultural itinerary that can be travelled by car or bike, on foot, and partly by boat, through one of the loveliest landscapes of Ireland and : Eileen Gardiner.