Statue of St Michael the Archangel in the shrine in Monte San Angelo

CSMA Pilgrimage to Italy 7 nights

Anniversary of first apparition of St Michael

Spiritual Director Fr Peter Prusakiewicz CSMA

5th - 12th May 2018

Price £585 / €665 / $756 plus flights to and from Rome
Single room supplement £140 / €164 / $183

  • Rome
  • Shrine of St Michael the Archangel in Monte San Angelo
  • Shrine of Padre Pio in San Giovanni Rotundo
  • San Marco in Lamis and shrine of St Matthew
  • Pulsano Icons Monastery
  • Tomb of St Benedict, monastery of the Benedictions in Monte Cassino
  • Pietrelcina, birth place of Padre Pio

Contact: Noreen Bavister
PO Box 4332, Harlington
Dunstable, Beds, LU6 9DG
Phone: +44 7795 318605
Email:

Pilgrimage to the Holy Land

13th - 21st May 2019

Price £925 / €1,050 / $1,275 + Flights HB – Breakfast & evening meal

Spiritual director Fr Peter Prusakiewicz CSMA. Our English speaking guide will be Agnieszka

Holy Land

Day 1

Arrival into Tel Aviv. Bus transfer to Tiberius an Israeli city on the western shore of the Sea of Galilee. Evening meal.

Day 2

Nazareth and Nazareth village, the Basilica of the Annunciation, Church of St Joseph, Old Synagogue, Mt Tabor, visiting Cana. Basilica of the Transfigurations with breath taking views. Dinner, overnight stay.

Day 3

Boat ride on the Sea of Galilee – Mt Beatitudes, Capernaum, followed by the Church of the Primacy of St Peter located in Tabgh: it commemorates the spot of Jesus’ reinstatement of Peter as chief among the Apostles, visiting the Church of the Multiplication of the Loaves and Fish. Dinner, overnight stay.

Day 4

Journey to Jaffa the oldest part of Tel Aviv – panoramic views, visiting Haifa: Israel’s third largest city beautifully set on the slopes on the Monastery of Our Lady of Mount Carmel. Dinner, overnight stay.

Day 5

Jerusalem – Mt of Olives – the Basilica of the Agony, the Ascension chapel and the churches of the Pater Noster and Dominus Flevit Chapel, Palm Sunday way. Wailing Wall. Mount Zion. The Cenacle, also known as the “Upper Room”, is a room in the David’s Tomb Compound in Jewish quarter, traditionally held to be the site of the Last Supper. Dormition Abbey, Church of Saint Peter in Gallicantu located on the eastern slope of Mount Zion, just outside the Old (walled) City of Jerusalem. Dinner, overnight stay.

Day 6

Bethlehem – the Nativity Church, St Catherine Church, the Shepherds Fields. The Church of the Visitation in Ein Karem, Jerusalem, built on the site believed to have been where Mary met her cousin Elizabeth and where Mary sung the song of gratitude, Magnificat. The Church of St John the Baptist is a Catholic church belonging to the Franciscan order. It was built at the site where St John the Baptist was believed to have been born. Dinner, overnight stay.

Day 7

The Jordan river: Christian tradition marks this site as the place of the “spiritual birth” of Jesus. Highlights of Mount of Temptation reached by cable car from the ancient town of Jericho, Church of the Good Shepherd followed by a short visit to a centuries-old sycamore tree: the oldest existing sycamore, and possibly even the one that Zacchaeus climbed, the Judaean Desert, a desert in Israel and the West Bank that lies east of Jerusalem and descends to the Dead Sea, where group will have opportunity to float. Dinner, overnight stay.

Day 8

Jerusalem – Holy Sepulcher Basilica / Holy Tomb and Calvary / Via Dolorosa Stations of the Cross. The Bethesda Pool, where Jesus heals the paralytic man in the Gospel of John. St Anna’s Church and St John Baptist Church. Free time in the Old City.

Day 9

Departure to airport.

For further information
Contact: Noreen Bavister PO Box 4332, Harlington, Dunstable, Beds LU6 9DG. England.
Phone: +44-7795 – 318 - 605
Email: