Our last day of our pilgrimage. We went to Notre Dame of Jerusalem Centre for a permanent exhibition – Who is the Man of the Shroud? Apparently, it’s about the shroud that was imprinted with a man’s body. But who was that man? The question was left to us to answer. In 1898, the cloth … Continue reading Day 10 Pilgrimage – Who Is The Man Of The Shroud?
We went back to Church of the Holy Sepulchre in the morning. It was too crowded the other day. Rock of Calvary where Jesus was crucified. I think this is still inside Church of the Holy Sepulchre The Church of Saint Lazarus Lazarus was Jesus’ friend. Actually, I am confused about the relationships of some … Continue reading Day 9 of Our Pilgrimage In Israel
This morning, we went back to the Western Wall. We saw a huge crowd this time and were told that they were having the rite of passage ceremony. This scene was so different from what we saw the other day. After that, we recached Temple Mount. Dome of the Rock at Temple Mount. There are … Continue reading Day 8 of Our Pilgrimage In Israel
Most of our luggage became very heavy after shopping for souvenirs last night. But who cared? We didn’t need to carry them around as we continued our pilgrimage. 😛 (and actually, mine didn’t gain much weight. I have a feeling that I have that ‘stingy backpacker’s look’. Even the vendors don’t usually target me. 😅) … Continue reading Day 7 Of Our Pilgrimage In Israel
What a big difference! After touring around with the young and inexperienced guide in Jordan, our group felt so happy to be back to Israel with our mature and experienced guide who knew the Bible well. He could quote so many stories from the Bible when we arrived at different sites. Even the priest was … Continue reading Day 6 Of Our Pilgrimage In Israel