Biblical scholar and seasoned pilgrimage guide Stephen J. Binz offers an up-to-date handbook for experiencing the sites of the Holy Land as a disciple of Jesus. Whether contemplating future travel, on the road of pilgrimage, savoring memories of a past trip, or journeying in mind and heart from an armchair, readers will explore the nature of pilgrimage and encounter the places of the Holy Land from a biblical, historical, meditative, and prayerful perspective. This guide will enable Christians to walk in the footsteps of Jesus, confident that their pilgrimage will be both an educational journey and a transforming spiritual experience. Full-color illustrations throughout!
Stephen J. Binz is a biblical scholar, award-winning author of many books on the Bible and pilgrimage, and a sought-after speaker, offering keynotes, seminars, and workshops at conferences and churches. He often leads pilgrimages to biblical sites and sacred places throughout the world. Stephen earned graduate degrees at the Pontifical Gregorian University and the Pontifical Biblical Institute in Rome, with additional studies at Hebrew University in Jerusalem. For information about his publications, speaking topics, pilgrimages, and contact information, go to his website at www.Bridge-B.com.