Chapters And Verses - The Passion Of Margery Kempe

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From unique transcripts held by the British Library, the remarkable autobiography of a 15th-century mystic, dramatised in five parts by Alison Joseph.

1: Conversion and Temptations.

With Rachel Atkins, Nigel Anthony, Ioan Meredith and Tom George

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The remarkable story of a 15th-century mystic, dramatised by Alison Joseph.

2: Revelations and Contemplations.

To be closer to God, Margery decides that she and her husband should take a vow of chastity.

With Rachel Atkins, Nigel Anthony, Ioan Meredith and Tom George

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The remarkable story of a 15th-century mystic, dramatised by Alison Joseph.

3: The Holy Land and Tears of Compassion.

Margery journeys to Jerusalem on a pilgrimage.

Her extreme piety soon causes problems with her fellow travellers.

With Rachel Atkins, Nigel Anthony, Ioan Meredith and Tom George

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The remarkable story of a 15th-century mystic, dramatised by Alison Joseph.

4: Heresy.

Margery's outspoken ways lead to a near riot in Leicester and she is put on trial for heresy.

With Rachel Atkins, Nigel Anthony, Ioan Meredith and Tom George

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The remarkable story of a 15th-century mystic, dramatised by Alison Joseph.

5: The Final Pilgrimage.

Following the death of her husband, Margery draws strength from Jesus before departing on the final leg of her spiritual journey.

With Rachel Atkins, Nigel Anthony, Ioan Meredith and Tom George