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    Hiking in the Holy Land: How to Hike from Jerusalem to Jericho

    Following in the Footsteps of the Good Samaritan in the Holy Land One of best (and most challenging!) things that I’ve done recently in the Middle East is hike from Jerusalem to Jericho.  It’s something that I’ve wanted to do for years but the timing (plus lack of credible information on how to) had prevented me from doing so.  However, on my 2019 trip to Jerusalem for Easter, I decided that it had to happen.  So, on Holy Saturday, we…

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    Where in the World is Foreign Loren?

    For the past month, the blog has been pretty quiet.  For those of you who don’t also follow me on Facebook or Instagram, you may not have heard from me at…

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    Come & See. Go & Tell. — Jesus Appears

    This week, we continue our celebration of Easter and find Jesus appearing to the disciples following his crucifixion.  In reading through today’s text and selecting photos to share with you, more…

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    Come & See. Go & Tell — Palm Sunday

    Happy Palm Sunday!  The Scripture for Palm Sunday follows Jesus’ triumphant arrival into Jerusalem.  Palm Sunday is the start of Holy Week in the Christian calendar, and this week is one…