Holy Land Pilgrimage
Walking in the footsteps of Jesus Christ in Israel

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Details of our past pilgrimage to Israel

boat floating on Sea of Galilee

  • Experience the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem, birthplace of Jesus.
  • Float peacefully on a boat in the middle of the Sea of Galilee during two special sunrise meditations.
  • Visit Nazareth, scene of Jesus' boyhood.
  • Enjoy the serenity of the Mount of Beatitudes, site of Jesus' Sermon on the Mount.
  • Go to the ancient synagogue at Capernaum, the center of Jesus’ Galilean ministry.
  • Feel the power and beauty of Mount Tabor, site of the Transfiguration
  • Visit Jewish holy sites, such as King David’s Tomb and the Western (Wailing) Wall.
  • Walk down the Mount of Olives on Jesus’ Palm Sunday route, stop to meditate in the Garden of Gethsemane, then proceed into the  Old   City of Jerusalem.Mount of  Olives
  • Meditate in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, which houses the traditional sites of Jesus' crucifixion and tomb.
  • Visit dramatic Qumran, an ancient spiritual community where the Dead Sea Scrolls were discovered.
  • In ancient Jericho, ride an aerial tram to a monastery atop the Mount of Temptation, where Jesus was tempted by Satan.
  • Swim (or rather, float like a cork) in the Dead Sea.
  • Hike into the profound stillness and serenity of the canyons of the Judean desert wilderness.
  • Experience an unforgettable Sabbath dinner in the home of a Jewish family in Jerusalem.

… and much, much more.




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