EPISODES

Season 2 Via Francigena UK Pilgrimage

S2:E15 Prayers and Pilgrimage | Season Two Finale

May 18, 2022

In the Season Two finale, author Kevin Donahue (http://www.sacredstepsbook.com) reflects on carrying the prayers of pilgrims and strangers during his pilgrimage and discusses his upcoming pilgrimage in Italy along the Via Fr…

Season 2 UK Pilgrimage

S2:E11 Saints & Stones Across Britain's Pilgrim Pathways

Jan. 26, 2022

English author Andy Bull (http://www.andybull.co.uk) joins author Kevin Donahue (http://www.sacredstepsbook.com) to discuss four walks in the U.K. from his book Pilgrim Pathways, including a fascinating walk to Stonehenge an…

Guest: Andy Bull
Season 2 Via Francigena UK Pilgrimage

S2:E6 UK Pilgrimage: Via Francigena & Pilgrim Path to Holy Island

Oct. 27, 2021

In back-to-back episodes, Author Kevin Donahue (http://www.sacredstepsbook.com) discusses walking three historic pilgrim footpaths in the United Kingdom, highlighting the journey of personal, historical, and spiritual discov…

Season 2 UK Pilgrimage

S2:E5 UK Pilgrimage: Walking England's Pilgrims Way

Oct. 27, 2021

In back-to-back episodes, Author Kevin Donahue (http://www.sacredstepsbook.com) discusses walking three historic pilgrim footpaths in the United Kingdom, highlighting the journey of personal, historical, and spiritual discov…

Season 2 Camino De Santiago UK Pilgrimage

S2:E3 Preparation, Prayers & Packing Our Fears on Camino

Sept. 15, 2021

Author Kevin Donahue (http://www.sacredstepsbook.com) discusses preparing to walk three historic pilgrim footpaths in England: the Pilgrims' Way, the Via Francigena, and the Way of St. Cuthbert. In addition to his packing li…

Season 2 UK Pilgrimage

S2:E2 Transience & Permanence Along the Pilgrims' Way | Jo Frances Penn

Sept. 1, 2021

During a break in Britain's COVID lockdowns, English author Jo Frances Penn (https://jfpenn.com) set out alone from her home to walk the Pilgrim's Way from London to Canterbury Cathedral. An unlikely pilgrim, Jo had never be…

Season 2 UK Pilgrimage

S2:E1 Rediscovering Our Pilgrimage Traditions | Dr. Guy Hayward

Aug. 18, 2021

Dr. Guy Hayward co-founded the British Pilgrimage Trust (https://britishpilgrimage.org/) in 2014 to help restore the tradition of walking pilgrimage in the U.K. and to make holy places more accessible to people of all faiths…

Season 2 UK Pilgrimage

S2:E0 A Call to Pilgrimage | Season Two Premiere

Aug. 4, 2021

In the debut of Season Two of the Sacred Steps Podcast, author Kevin Donahue (http://www.sacredstepsbook.com) previews the upcoming season, featuring interviews with pilgrims and authors. Season Two highlights include the Ca…

Season 1 UK Pilgrimage

9: Pilgrimage for Eight; Walking a modern-day Canterbury Tales with Dr. Phil Adamo

Feb. 24, 2021

Professor Phil Adamo (https://www.phillip-adamo.com/) joins author Kevin Donahue (http://www.sacredstepsbook.com) to share the tale of recreating a 1,300-mile medieval pilgrimage from Burgandy, France to Pluscarden Abbey in …

Season 1 UK Pilgrimage

2: Interview with Pilgrim Pathways author Andy Bull

Dec. 1, 2020

English author and columnist Andy Bull (www.andybull.co.uk) joins Author Kevin Donahue (www.sacredstepsbook.com) to discuss Andy's new book - Pilgrim Pathways - exploring twenty weekend walks across England's ancient footpat…

Guest: Andy Bull