Travel on a Lenten pilgrimage with Most Reverend Donald J. Hying (Bishop of Gary, IN) to the Holy Land.
This 2017 journey will explore the sites where Jesus was born, grew up, was crucified and then rose from the dead. Lent…what a profound time to spend walking in the footsteps of our Lord. March 2-12, 2017Cities to be visited include:
- Bethlehem (birthplace)
- Caesarea (Maritime and Philippi)
- Cana (location of His first miracle)
- Capernaum (location of his Galilean ministry)
- Mt Carmel
- Nazareth (location of His boyhood)
- and so many other important places!
Highlights of the pilgrimage include:
- Mt Tabor (site of the Transfiguration)
- Mount of Beatitudes
- Cave of Betrayal
- Garden of Gethsemane and Church of All Nations (location of his agony)
- River Jordan
- Sea of Galilee
- Dead Sea (lowest spot on Earth)
- there are too many to name!