Land of Jesus & the Apostolic Tradition
This journey is focused on deepening the elements of faith throughout the visit and the experience of prayer in the land where God actualized His plan of Salvation and where the Church made its first steps. Companions in this journey are the Sacraments and the word of God, gifts of the divine Grace. Our journey will conclude in Rome, site of the testimony of many saints, including Saint Peter and Saint Paul, is a city richly nourished by profound, unshakeable faith. Saint Peter’s Cathedral stands here, and the stalwart city has become guardian of the Apostolic Tradition.
In the Holy Land: Church of the Transfiguration at Mt. Tabor, Cana wedding feast site, Shrine of the Annunciation, Lake Tiberias boat ride, Capernaum and the site of the Miracle of the Loaves and Fishes, Mount of Beatitudes, the Dead Sea, Church of the Nativity, Shepherd’s Field, Grotto of St. Jerome, village of Ein Karem, Western Wall, Mount Zion, Church of the Dormition, Knesset (Israeli Parliament), the Supreme Court, the Museum of the Book, Mount of Olives, the Garden of Gethsemane, St. Anne’s Church, the Pool of Bethesda, Church of the Holy Sepulcher
In Rome: Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel, St. Peter’s Basilica, Roma Cristiana Open Bus panoramic city tour, Saint John’s Lateran, the Cloister and Holy Stairs, St. Mary the Mayor Basilica, St. Paul Outside the Walls Basilica with celebration of the Holy Mass