Zuhlsdorf’s Law has kept me from posting.
On the way… a view from a distance of the place where Mary was probably born.
Above Haifa is the Stella Maris convent, built around the cave in which Elijah stayed.
We had Mass there.
Here’s the church. Sorry this is a little thin and disjointed, but I’m tired and I’ve been fighting with me tech and frustration has taken control.
Some men in the group are on fire to serve Mass and to sing chant. They set up and lay things out.
Along the sea coast, at Caesarea Maritima, Peter baptized a centurion and Paul was shipped off to Rome. A Roman aquaduct.
THE NEXT DAY…
Mass at the Field of the Shepherds and then a visit to the Church of the Nativity. Thanks be to God there were very few people waiting.
The wall around Bethlehem. 80% of the 1.8% of Christians in Israel live in here. 70% unemployment.
Jerome was here.
Lunch at a place run by Christians. It is important to help their businesses.
Some of my little videos were, I see, corrupted. Sigh.