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Encountering Christ in Prayer on the Via Dolorosa

Imagine carrying a six by four foot wooden cross on Via Dolorosa (Latin for the Way of Suffering), commemorating Christ’s passion as He walked carrying his Cross from the Antonia Fortress not far from the Temple through the streets of Jerusalem, and then to Calvary.  492 more words

Prayer

Walking in Jesus' Footsteps at an Archaeological Dig

Last month, I was privileged to do something Christians have been doing now for almost two millennia: I travelled to the Holy Land. It is Helena (c. 565 more words

Israel

O Lord, Give Us Faith

St. Norbert

In this Imaginative Conservative piece, an American socialite remembers the 50th anniversary of D-Day, marked while she was in Normandy for a lavish wedding reception among decadent nobility.  197 more words

Ascensiontide

Promises, promises, promises

Tomorrow I shall be back on the path starting from Pamplona and I promise/hope to blog regularly and I promise/hope not to blog on those staples of what I eat, what the weather is like and whether the albergues are good or bad. 63 more words

Writing The Camino