The Holy Land Franciscans have been living, working and guiding pilgrims in the Holy Land for 800 years. Because their mission is to also nourish the lives of Christians who live there, by taking a non-profit Franciscan Holy Land pilgrimage, you ensure that your trip will also support and nurture Christians struggling to survive in the Holy Land region.
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Jericho: The School of Grace
by Claire Burkel A view across 10,000 years of history: Between the two arteries leading out of the city stands the Tell es Sultan. The first traces of the inhabitants of the site go back to the ninth millennium before Christ. Up to 17 different periods of occupation have been identified. Photo © [...]
Bethsaida – Lost City of the Apostles
by Beatrice Guarrera Have archaeologists finally found this mysterious location? Excavations are underway at a new location. In the Master Bath: During the excavations of 2017 on the site of el-Araj, in what had to be the Roman baths. © Zachary Wong The excavations continue at et- Tell, the site [...]
The Mosaics of the Basilica of the Nativity
By Frederic Manns, OFM The Theology of the Mosaics in the Church of the Nativity In the recent restoration of the Basilica of the Nativity in Bethlehem, about a tenth of the original mosaics which graced its walls have been restored, giving a new look at the glorious past of this [...]
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Why take any Christian pilgrimage to the Holy Land? Get the “local treatment” and tour Jerusalem and Israel with guides who call it home! The Holy Land Franciscans are priests and brothers who’ve lived and worked in the Holy Land for 800 years, taking care of many sacred sites. Walk in the footsteps of Jesus and his disciples visiting Tel Aviv, Bethlehem, Bethany, Jericho, Nazareth, Capernaum, Tiberias, Petra, and more.
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Holy Land Franciscan Pilgrimages Office
1400 Quincy Street N.E. Washington, D.C. 20017
Why take just any Christian pilgrimage to the Holy Land? Get the “local treatment” and tour Israel, Jordan, Greece, Italy, and more with the guides of our non-profit pilgrimage group who call the Holy Land home. Plus, help Christians in the Holy Land at the same time! The Holy Land Franciscans are priests and brothers who’ve lived and worked in the Holy Land for 800 years, taking care of many sacred sites. Their mission is not only to welcome pilgrims, but to serve the Christians who live in the Holy Land, Christians who are in need of support in order to survive there. Walk in the footsteps of Jesus and his disciples visiting Tel Aviv, Bethlehem, Bethany, Jericho, Nazareth, Capernaum, Tiberias, Petra, and more.