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Month of May Marian Pilgrimage thru Fatima, Lourdes, Santiago de Compostela and more

by Steve Ray on December 5, 2019


What a great pilgrimage to celebrate our Blessed Mother in the month of May. This is an adventure planned by Steve & Janet Ray and the Footprints of God. The best Catholic guide, hotels, bus, daily Masses, restaurants and sites. Our dear friend and marvelous priest Fr. Abel Ruiz along with Deacon Roy Gonzales will […]

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At Israel Museum Steve Uses Temple Model to Illustrate How the Temple Demonstrates Our Salvation

by Steve Ray on November 28, 2019


While visiting the Temple Model in the Israel Museum, few people understand what they are looking at. The Temple tells the whole story of our salvation and the relationship between the Old Testament and New. In this 5-minute video I talk about Jew and Gentile, circumcision and faith. I hope this helps you understand the […]

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Pilgrimage Farewells & Comments from Spirit Catholic Radio Pilgrims

by Steve Ray on November 22, 2019


The pilgrimage is finally coming to an end and what a fabulous pilgrimage it was! Jim Carroll and his family, staff, Board members and volunteers were marvelous and we enjoyed everyone of them. The people were very punctual and disciplined which made for very smooth traveling. This video is the end of our pilgrimage with […]

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Day 8: Via Dolorosa, Holy Sepulchre, Western Wall and more with Spirit Catholic Radio

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It’s awful early when your alarm rings at 4 AM but everyone thanked us later. We arrived at Herod’s Gate and started the Via Dolorosa at 4:45. It’s the best time when there are no crowds in the streets. We had Mass in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel in the Holy Sepulchre Church then walked to […]

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Day 8: Via Dolorosa, Mass at Holy Sepulchre, Western Wall and more with Spirit Catholic Radio

by Steve Ray on November 21, 2019


It’s awful early when your alarm rings at 4 AM but everyone thanked us later. We arrived at Herod’s Gate and started the Via Dolorosa at 4:45. It’s the best time when there are no crowds in the streets. We had Mass in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel in the Holy Sepulchre Church then walked to […]

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Day 7: Museum, Jordan River, Jericho, Qumran, Dead Sea & Camels

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Today is always a favorite. Some people stay behind to rest or visit friends, pray or visit sites they have their heart set on. But most of the folks join our optional excursion where we have a lot of fun. Enjoy!

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