Middle East Study Tour – Deadline to Apply is June 30

The deadline for The Presbyterian Church in Canada’s Middle East Study Tour of Israel and Palestine (October 15–25, 2017) is June 30, 2017.

Middle East Study Trip“A Moment of Truth: A word of faith, hope and love from the heart of Palestinian suffering” was commended to Canadian Presbyterian congregations, presbyteries and committees for study and discussion by the 137th General Assembly. This tour, led by the Rev. Noel Gordon, will help you begin to discover some of the complex issues in Israel and Palestine.

During this experience you will:

  • Meet and worship with local Palestinian Christians
  • Travel to Hebron, Bethlehem, Nazareth, Haifa, Jerusalem and other historic cities
  • Visit Biblical sites in Jericho, the River Jordan, the Sea of Galilee, Capernaum, The Mount of Beatitudes and Tiberius
  • Meet with leaders and human rights groups from different faith communities to hear their experiences
  • Learn about peace-building initiatives being undertaken by partners of The Presbyterian Church in Canada

If you are interested in applying for this experience, please visit presbyterian.ca/missiontrips to download an application form or email mfoxall [at] presbyterian [dot] ca

The contribution amount for this tour is $4,000 and includes all transportation, insurance, accommodation and meals.

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