April 21, 2016
Archbishop Gabriel to lead Pilgrimage to Holy Land
From May 26 to June 11, a
regularly scheduled pilgrimage of parishioners from the Canadian
Diocese will visit the Holy Land. The pilgrimage group will be led
by Archbishop Gabriel of Montreal & Canada.
The pilgrimage will conclude on
the feast day of the Ascension of the Lord, the patronal feast of
Holy Ascension Convent on the Mount of Olives.
The cost of the trip is $3,600,
which includes roundtrip airfare from Toronto to Tel Aviv,
transportation costs in the Holy Land, visits to the scheduled holy
sites and divine services, lodging, and meals.
All issues relating to
transportation of pilgrims from New York City, Ottawa, Montreal,
Winnipeg, Edmonton, Calgary, and other cities have been resolved.
Those from New York who wish to join the pilgrimage are asked to
contact Archbishop Gabriel directly.
Those who wish to take part in
the pilgrimage can contact Peter Antonov:
410-2855 Bloor Street W
Toronto, ON M8X 3A1
Phone: (416) 407-1102, e-mail
Deposits of $500 must be sent to this address. Checks should be made
out to Montreal & Canadian
Media Office of the Eastern American Diocese