Experiencing the Holy Land
- Meeting with Palestinians and Israelis for peace
- Visiting a Druse village
- Walking the Gospel Trail
This pilgrimage follows in the footsteps of Jesus and the events of His Life. The pilgrim is offered the possibility to enter further into the spirit of the pilgrimage by walking or bicycling short distances in Galilee and Jerusalem. We will learn more about the Jewish traditions connected to our Lord. In order to promote peace in the Holy Land we meet with our brothers and sisters belonging to local cultures and beliefs, and we open ourselves to the humanity that unifies all of us under One Father.
Shrine of the Annunciation, panoramic walk through Nazareth, Church of the Transfiguration at Mt. Tabor, Cana wedding feast site, bicycling or walking the Gospel Trail, Mount of Beatitudes, Tiberius Lake boat ride, Druse village visit, Garden of Gethsemane, desert walk to St. George monastery, Church of the Last Supper, the Dormition, Church of the Nativity, Shepherd’s Field, the Davidson Center, River Jordan renewal of baptismal promises, Qumran, the Dead Sea, sunset and dinner at Genesis Land.
Days 1-3: Nazareth
Days 4-6: Jerusalem
Days 7-9: Bethlehem
Price and Scheduling
This is a possible pilgrimage itinerary for groups.
Interested priests or pilgrimage organizers are invited to contact us to schedule the dates, to modify this current itinerary according to their group's needs, and to receive information about pricing.
Our itineraries that do have dates and prices already listed are open to all and are guaranteed departure if the minimum number of participants is met.
Hope, when bold, is strength. Hope, with doubt, is cowardice. Hope, with fear, is weakness.