Holy Land Pilgrimage 2023

Pilgrimage to the Holy Land 2023

Bishop Ralph Heskett CSsR, Bishop of Hallam, will lead a pilgrimage to the Holy Land  from 16th to 23rd October 2023.

The pilgrimage departing Manchester on 16th October 2023, will include visits to The Church of the Annunciation, Mount Tabor the site of theTransfiguration of Jesus, and Capernaum, the home of St Peter.

Pilgrims can pray at The Church of the Beatitudes, visit the site of the multiplication of the loaves and fishes at Tabgha and the Primacy of Peter site, before enjoying a boat trip on the Sea of Galilee.

After visiting the Church of the Pater Noster, pilgrims descend the Mount of Olives, via the Palm Sunday route to the Church of Dominus Flavit.  St Peter’s in Gallicantu, the Palace of Caiaphas, Mount Zion, St Anne’s Church.   The pools of Bethesda and the Chapel of the Cenacle are also included.

In Bethlehem pilgrims visit the Basilica of the Nativity: St Catherine’s Church and the Shepherd’s Fields. The Birthplace of John the Baptist in Ein Karim and the Church of the Visitation are also included.

Mass is offered each day at one of the locations visited.

For further details of pilgrimage arrangements, costs etc please contact:

Joe McNally at:     [email protected]

Telephone:            0114 236 4076   Mobile:  07891072858