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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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.
"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.
"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.
"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...
"I'd venture to say there's something deeper, something more carnal, at the heart of our invitation to be a pilgrim." Join us, pilgrims from Indianapolis, as we discover the holy lands of Israel and Palestine.
"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.