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St Paul’s conversion

Today (Sunday) we celebrate the Conversion of St Paul.  If you would like to learn more about this really important event in the bible, he is a link to a short and entertaining presentation by David Suchet explaining it.  

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Off to the Holy Land…

We landed in Jerusalem with 41°C!! Even to me it felt a tad warm…. To be here is an extraordinary experience, and seems slightly surreal.  We got here with a little time to settle in our rooms, and then we changed into cooler clothes for dinner. After dinner, and still with 32°C, we went out for a walk through th  old city of Jerusalem.  No tour guide, just ambling through the narrow pedestrian roads. We didn’t realise, but for the Jewish population TODAY was the major feast of Pentecost, so there was no public transport, buses or trams, and  most large shops were closed, except for those of the muslim … Continue reading

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My Pilgrimage to the Holy Land

I’m so excited! I never thought this day would come when I go to the land where Jesus walked.  On Wednesday morning I leave to go to Israel, and I will be sharing my impressions, thoughts and reflections with you.  Would you like to come on this journey with me?

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