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Holy Land Pilgrimage with American Friends of the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem
If you are leading a pilgrimage or know of one that is forming, please share this information with AFEDJ.
January 29 - February 9, 2016
In the Footsteps of Jesus is the title of a trip hosted by Jeff and Janet Wright in Colorado. Their website is www.heartoftherockies.org.
Trip begins in Bethlehem where you'll plant olive trees and visit with refugees. Then to Jerusalem and then on to Nazareth and the Galilee. More information email@example.com.
February 22 - March 3, 2016
Join Rev. Chris Jillard and Rev. Cynthia Espeseth for a Lightline pilgrimage leaving from Seattle. Cost is $4225 plus single supplement. Your journey begins at the Sea of Galilee where you'll visit Capernaum, Nazareth and Cana. Then into the West Bank for a day in Nablus with visits to an Episcopal school and hospital. Bethlehem is next followed by Hebron and then Jerusalem. More information at 951-906-3185.
March 31 - April 11, 2015
Join an Iyad Qumri tour lead by St. Thomas Church, Medina WA. Trip will include holy sites and also a day in Ramallah to get a close look at life in the West Bank and to visit the Evangelical Episcopal School and Home. More information from firstname.lastname@example.org.
April 7 - 17, 2016
Join the Order of St. John for a 10 day pilgrimage that includes their eye hospital in Jerusalem plus other holy work and holy sites. Accommodations are at the American Colony Hotel in Jerusalem and the Scots Hotel in Tiberias. Room upgrades are possible and costs start at $5250 plus airfare. Further information from the Priory at 202-510-9691.
April 10 - 22, 2016
Join Bishop Laura Ahrens and Rev. Lisa Hahneman for a beautiful spring pilgrimage that includes Jerusalem, the Galilee, Bethlehem, plus the work of the Diocese of Jerusalem's institutions. This is an Iyad Qumri trip leaving from New York. Cost is $3800 double occupancy which includes airfare. Deposit due by Nov. 2.
More information and registration from email@example.com.
April 30 - May 12, 2016
The Rev. Susan Harris, Christ Church, Rye, NY will lead an Iyad Qumri tour which will include Jerusalem, Nazareth, Bethlehem and worship in local parishes. More information firstname.lastname@example.org.
September 22 - October 5, 2016
The Rev. Heather Mueller, rector of St. Andrew's in Taft CA, is leading a 14 day Iyad Qumri pilgrimage that will include holy sites and institutions of the Diocese of Jerusalem. The trip will leave from Los Angeles. More information from email@example.com.