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Pilgrim Profile: Dana Catherine

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Pilgrim Profile: Dana Catherine

This is the final story in a series of blog posts about Verso Ministries’ upcoming trip to the Holy Land, in May 2020. In today’s post, we chat with Sam Guzman who will accompany pilgrims on the trip.

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Pilgrim Profile: Sam Guzman

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Pilgrim Profile: Sam Guzman

This is the second in a series of blog posts about Verso Ministries’ upcoming trip to the Holy Land, in May 2020. In today’s post, we chat with Sam Guzman who will accompany pilgrims on the trip.

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YOVHLO - Day 4 Holy Land Recap

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YOVHLO - Day 4 Holy Land Recap

"After all, YOVHLO (“You only visit the Holy Land once”), right?"

Today's reflection tackles the tension between seeing everything there is to see in the limited time to see it.

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Syria? - Day 3 Holy Land Recap

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Syria? - Day 3 Holy Land Recap

"Suffice it to say, I don’t think any of our pilgrims this morning knew they were going to visit the borders of Syria this afternoon. Not even the priest."

Read more in today's reflection from our Holy Land Pilgrimage.

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Crazy Ideas - Days 1-2 Nativity Holy Land Pilgrimage

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Crazy Ideas - Days 1-2 Nativity Holy Land Pilgrimage

"I'd like to say this was intentionally planned, but I'd be remiss to admit that there was no insistence on my part to lead the group to Nazareth first. It's kind of just how the schedule worked out. But now that we're here, I can't think of a better place to start our pilgrimage."

Read more about why Nazareth was a perfect place to start...

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The "Cleaning" at Easter

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The "Cleaning" at Easter

"We expected it to be a quiet night of prayer spent on Golgotha and in Christ's tomb...Hardly so!

The Russians had decided it was time to clean the Tomb."

Read about Catherine Cavadini's experience during an all-night vigil inside the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in the Old City of Jerusalem, the site of Jesus Christ's crucifixion and burial.

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