African Pilgrimage: Ritual Travel in South Africa’s Christianity of Zion
Page count: 222 pages
File size: 1.9 MB
This book describes a South Africa that is made up of a number of different fragmented worlds. The focus is on the Zion Christian Church, one of the largest religious movements in southern Africa, and a good example of indigenized African Christianity. This book tells the story of how the enduring ritual of pilgrimage is transforming African religion, along with the lives of ordinary South Africans.