St Anne's Day: A Time to "Turn Home" for the Canadian Mi'kmaq Indians

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Abstract

This paper describes the development of St Anne's festival, celebrated by the Mi'kmaq each year for centuries. It is a case study of a "space" where Indian traditions and Christianity btought by Catholic missionaries meet, clash and merge.

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  • History of Religions

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  • St Anne's Day, interreligious dialogue, Mi'kmaq Indians, Catholicism
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)237-255
JournalInternational Review of Mission
VolumeXCI
Publication statusPublished - 2002
Publication categoryResearch
Peer-reviewedYes

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The information about affiliations in this record was updated in December 2015. The record was previously connected to the following departments: Centre for Theology and Religious Studies (015017000)