S01E14 Holy Relics

Episode 14: Holy Relics

Join Emily and Meredith as they discuss the business side of relics, religion, and religious tourism in Medieval Europe.

Links and Additional Content:

A Morbid Taste for Bones (Brother Cadfael Chronicles) by Ellis Peters

ISBN-10: 0446400157
ISBN-13: 978-0446400152

A History of the World in 100 Objects by Neil MacGregor of the British Museum (discusses the Holy Thorn Reliquary)

ISBN-10: 0670022705
ISBN-13: 978-0670022700

St Thomas Becket via Catholic Encyclopedia

St. Thomas Becket – His miracles and relics

Vatican Puts St. Peter’s Bones on Display for the First Time via NPR

The Holy Thorn Reliquary via BBC and the British Museum

St. Peter in Chains church official site