Annual pilgrimage to the Holy Land 2019

A pilgrimage to the Holy Land is planned to take place from 27th May until 8th June 2019, led by His Eminence Archbishop Mark. The dates are chosen to include the feast of the Ascension to allow the group to partake in the Altar feast of the Mount of Olives Convent.

The pilgrimage programme includes visits to the holy sites of Jerusalem and its vicinities, Bethlehem, Jericho, Hebron, Galilee, Lake of Gennesaret, as well as submerging into the Jordan River, partaking in divine services at our monasteries and convents on the Mount of Olives and at Gethsemane (Convent of Saint Mary Magdalene) an other holy places, and most importantly, at the Lord’s Sepulchre. Depending on the offered flights, the dates of the outbound and inbound flights may change by one or two days. Price (excluding the airfare) – £920.

We are kindly asking you to sign up by 30th January 2019. To sign up, please contact Sofia Michailidou by phone 07528459278 or email moc.o1558304899ohay@1558304899kcim.1558304899aifos1558304899, and you will receive a form to be filled confirming that your participation is blessed by your priest. Joining the group is possible only with a written blessing from a priest of your parish. Given the limit on the group size, first time comers are given priority.