FOLLOW THE TRAVELS OF OUR PILGRIMS IN THE HOLY LAND!!!!

(Videos & pictures compliments of Fr. John, Fr. Paddy and Melissa Triebell)

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Fr. John and Fr. Paddy – It’s time to meet the pilgrims!

Sunset in Netanya

From Netanya to Galilee

A Very Rewarding Day!

 

Renewing Wedding Vows in Cana

The angel Gabriel sent by God to Nazareth . . . .

What a day!  A Lot for Reflection

 Capernaum

 A Very Full Day and Rewarding Experience

 

On the Sea of Galilee

Friday, April 28 — Travel to Jordan for three days

Across the river to Jordan

 

Trip to Jerash, Jordan

 

Mass in Amman

 

Saturday, April 29

Citadel of Amman

 

Mt Nebo

 

Mt Nebo Homily

 

En Route to Jordan River and location of Jesus’ Baptism

 

Baptism – Jordan River

 

Mount Nebo towards the Promised Land

 

Sunday, April 30    Petra

Busy Morning to Petra

 

Prayer and Exploration at Petra

 

Mass in Petra

 

Road back to Israel

 

Monday, May 1

Mass at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre

 

Stations of the Cross – Via Dolorosa

 

“I prayed for you all today – especially those sorrowing and suffering, those anxious and fearful, in the

most holy place which honours the Assumption of Our Blessed Mother into Heaven.” — Fr Paddy

Tuesday, May 2   Bethlehem

Wonderful Morning in Bethlehem

Mass in Bethlehem

 

 

Town of Bethlehem

 

Done for the day . . . .

 

Wednesday, May 3

Ein Karem – Where Mary Visited Elizabeth

 

A little time out for . . . . ICE CREAM!!!!

 

Pilgrims on the march to home of St. John the Baptist

 

Birthplace of St. John the Baptist

 

To Gethsemane for Mass

 

Gethsemane

 

Praying for our Jewish brothers and sisters

 

A VERY REWARDING DAY!!!!!

 

Thursday, May 4  — The Last Day 🙁

4:30 am wake up call – on the bus by 5:30 am

6:30 am Mass at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre

 

The Place of the Skull

 

Father Nick – Our Beloved Pastor
Homily and Blessing

 

Early Morning – Place of the Skull

 

The Lighter Side of the Trip

 

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April 23 -27, 2017   PHOTOS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Friday, April 28 Amman

 

Saturday, April 29

Mt Nebo

 

 

 

 

 

Jordan River

 

 

 

Sunday, April 30    Petra

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mass in Petra

 

Monday, May 1

Morning in Jerusalem

 

St. Mary Magdalene chapel at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre

 

 

Inside the Church of the Holy Sepulchre

 

 

 

Church of the Dormition (Falling Asleep) of Our Blessed Lady

 

 

Tomb of King David

 

 

The Cenacle – the Upper Room – Last Supper

 

Via Dolorosa

 

 

Church built upon where Our Blessed Mother was born

 

Bethesda

Saint Pierre en Gallicante

 

 

 

Back to hotel

 

Tuesday, May 2 Bethlehem

Shepherd’s Field

 

 

 

On this spot our Saviour was Born

 

Church of All Nations

 

Wednesday, May 3

Gethsemane and Mass – Church of all Nations

 

 

 

Ein Karem – Birthplace of John the Baptist

 

 

 

Church of the Visitation

 

 

A Walk . . . .

 

West Gate and the Wailing Wall

 

 

A little time out for R&R, Ice Cream and Fun

 

 

The most tech savy padres on earth . . . and the moon too!

 

Thursday, May 4 — Last Day of the Pilgrimage

Early morning (6:30am) mass at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre

 

 

 

The Dead Sea

 

And so it goes . . . . . .