Steubenville Holy Land Pilgrimage – October 2011
15 October 2011 to 27 October 2011
About the Pilgrimage
Blessed am I to have been on your trip!! My faith is even more important to me now….has expanded immeasurably and I am so grateful to God for your ministry in leading these pilgrimages. ~Peggy
J. Thorp’s Blog: Archangel Stomp http://archangelstomp.blogspot.com/2011/10/do-whatever-he-tells-you.html
What a wonderful spiritual journey it was for Paul and me!
We keep on talking about it to everyone.What a wonderful bible class it was. The planning and logistics were also perfect. You have done an incredible job putting together an outstanding spiritual journey for us, and Paul and I thank you wholeheartedly.
~Mira & Paul
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Virtual Pilgrimage Videos
Day 1 Arrival and Galilee
Day 2: Transfiguration, Wedding “IN” Cana
Part 1 Ever wonder what it would be like to have a wedding in Cana of Galilee. Well we had a couple on our pilgrimage get married in Cana and it was wonderful. Enjoy!
Day 3 Part 1: Beatitudes, Caesarea Philippi, Golan Heights
Day 4 Boat Ride, Capernaum, Up to Jerusalem
Part 2 Up to Jerusalem
Day 5 Bethlehem
Today we crossed into the Palestinian West Bank through the concrete wall and entered Bethlehem, the birthplace of Our Lord. We even heard the Our Father prayer in the language of Jesus. It was a great day leading Franciscan University of Steubenville through the ancient City of David.
Morning of Shopping, Olive Wood Factory, Muslim Prayer, Church of Nativity and more.
Afternoon at Shepherds Field, exploring Bethlehem, eating the Passover Lamb, celebrating a wedding and heading back to Jerusalem.
Day 6: Via Dolorosa, Paternoster, Peter in Gallicantu, Holy Shroud Exhibit, meeting Bishop of Jerusalem
It was another banner day but this one started with a early wake up call.
Day 7: Gethsemane, Upper Room, Western Wall and more…
Last Day Qumran, Dead Sea, Jericho, Camel Rides