America Journeys

Holy Land 2020

February 27-March 8

Walking in the Footsteps of Jesus in the Holy Land

Under the leadership of Fr. James Martin, S.J.
Editor at Large, America and author of Jesus: A Pilgrimage

With Fr. Matt Malone, S.J.—President/Editor in Chief, America
Mr. James Cappabianca—Group Coordinator, America


Pilgrimage Itinerary

These are reflections from 2019’s pilgrimage. They will be updated with 2020’s reflections as we journey along our pilgrimage. Thanks for praying with us.

Feb. 28
Arrival in Tel Aviv / transfer to Mount of Beatitudes
Holy Land Pilgrimage 2019: Reflections from Ignatian Educators
Feb. 29
Mount of Beatitudes: Visit Sea of Galilee sites
Holy Land 2019: Capernaum, Tabgha and Primacy of Peter
 Holy Land 2019: Jesus as Man and God
March 1
Mount of Beatitudes visit & boat ride on Sea of Galilee
Holy Land 2019: Encountering Mary Magdalene
March 2
Mount of Beatitudes: Excursion to Nazareth & Cana
Holy Land 2019: Nazareth & Cana
March 3
Mount of Beatitudes: Baptismal Site / Bethany / Jerusalem
Holy Land 2019: We welcomed a new Christian at the site of Jesus' baptism
March 4
Jerusalem: Excursion to Bethlehem
Holy Land 2019: A not so silent night in Bethlehem
March 5
Jerusalem: Via Dolorosa, Church of the Holy Sepulchre & Old City
Holy Land 2019: Where do we go from here?
March 6
Jerusalem: Via Dolorosa, Church of the Holy Sepulchre & Old City
March 7
Jerusalem: Emmaus-Abu Gosh, Latrun Monastery