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The Story of Oberammergau – Join us in June or August 2022

by Steve Ray on March 29, 2021


Oberammergau: The Passion of a Vow Michele Malia McAloon If you don’t subscribe yet to The Catholic Thing, click here. SATURDAY, MARCH 27, 2021 In 1633, halfway into the brutal conflict between Protestants and Catholics known as the Thirty Years War, a small Bavarian village made a plea for God’s mercy and protection against a […]

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Palm Sunday in Jerusalem 2021

by Steve Ray on March 28, 2021


My good friend Jeries made some videos and took some pictures of the procession for Palm Sunday today. They processed with bagpipes down the Mount of Olives across the Kidron Valley and into the Old City of Jerusalem to the Holy Sepulchre and the Tomb. We will be going back there in the fall and […]

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Israel Invites Us Back – Soon!

by Steve Ray on March 25, 2021


We are going back to the Holy Land in September, November and over the Christmas break in December! Join us! Visit www.FootprintsOfGod.com for more info or to register on-line! Contact our Reservations Team at 866-557-2364, or write them at FootprintsOfGod@ctscentral.net.

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Join Steve Ray on a Daily Journey thru the Stations of the Cross

by Steve Ray on March 24, 2021


Journey to the Cross and Resurrection. A pilgrimage through the Stations of the Cross by Steve Ray. Let’s travel these final days together by sharing the journey of the 14 Stations of the Cross. From Sunday March 21st until – Easter Sunday, April 4th, we will meditate on the 14 Stations of the Cross with […]

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Iraq in the Bible: You May be Surprised!

by Steve Ray on March 21, 2021


Israel is the nation most often mentioned in the Bible. But do you know which nation is second? It is Iraq! However, that is not the name that is used in the Bible. The names used in the Bible are Babylon, Chaldean, Land of Shinar, and Mesopotamia. The word Mesopotamia means “between the two rivers”, […]

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Three New Pilgrimage Offerings: 2 Domestic and 1 New International

by Steve Ray on March 16, 2021


We have added three new pilgrimages for 2021.  Do you know where the Catholic Church first started in the USA? The first Mass, the first Shrine and more? It was in St. Augustine Florida. Join us for a very historical pilgrimage, renewal of baptismal vows, some great meals and an afternoon to enjoy the Atlantic […]

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