Pilgrimages in France

Cluny, France ©Jill K H Geoffrion. Do not copy without permission.

Cluny, France ©Jill K H Geoffrion. Do not copy without permission.

France is full of pilgrimage sites.
I offer you information about some of the sites where I have had the joy of praying.

General Information that will be helpful for travelers to France (or anywhere else for that matter!)


Le Mount St. Michel

Lunar Eclipse, Supermoon

A series of introductions to contemplative walks in the Mont St. Michel Area, including a day-long pilgrimage across the bay.
Marche Vers Le Mont: Le pèlerinage et la prière dans un labyrinthe (pdf)
Marche Vers Le Mont: Marche comme un pèlerin (pdf)
Marche Vers Le Mont: Marche la traversée (pdf)
Marche Vers Le Mont: Marche vers la paix (pdf)
Marche Vers Le Mont: Marche à la suite de Christ (pdf)
Marche Vers Le Mont: Un Résumé (pdf)

Une gallerie des photos de la retraite Marche Vers le Mont, 2015 (Une retraite de Chemin Neuf)


Cathedral and Basilicas in France

Vézélay, Basilica of Mary Magdalene ©Jill K H Geoffrion, email Jill for permission to copy.

Vézélay, Basilica of Mary Magdalene
©Jill K H Geoffrion, email Jill for permission to copy.


Cathedrals and Churches in France with Labyrinths (Modern and Ancient)

St. Quentin Cathedral Labyrinth

St. Quentin Cathedral Labyrinth


Chartres Cathedral

Entrance to Chartres Cathedral Labyrinth ©Jill K H Geoffrion, email Jill for permission to copy.

Entrance to Chartres Cathedral Labyrinth
©Jill K H Geoffrion, email Jill for permission to copy.


Abbeys in France


Photo Galleries of French Pilgrimage Sites


Taizé Ecumenical Worshipping Community


Le Chemin Saint Jacques (Camino) French Pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela


Paris: Places of Pilgrimage and Spiritual Nurture


In and Near (within an hour of) the Town of Chartres