Pilgrimage to Israel

A pilgrimage is a spiritual journey on which believers of many faiths embark.The pilgrims travel to a holy place of spiritual and religious value in order to purify themselves or complete a certain ritual.Christian pilgrimages include journeys both to holy sites from the New Testament as well as sites where miracles are believed to have occurred later on.

A view of Upper Galilee from Mount Hillel with Mount Hermon in the background

A pilgrimage from the Jewish perspective

Today, as a Jew I understand well why true Christians feel so deeply about Israel and support the only democratic nation in the Middle East.

By GUEST POST
15/03/2017
Joshua's Altar at Mt. Ebal

On finding (and leaving) footprints in Israel

In the political arena where many voices cry that Israel doesn't belong to the Jews, Joshua's rock footprints say otherwise.

By GUEST POST
14/03/2017
birds-eye view Israel

The connections formed from a visit to the Holy Land

One connection leads to another, and eventually, leads back to Israel.

By GUEST POST
13/03/2017
Kibbutz Shamir

A young man, a new country, and a lifelong impact

"I remember looking out at the scenery, and feeling like I'd finally made it home."

By GUEST POST
13/03/2017
Orthodox man stands facing the Dome of the Rock in Jerusalem

'We are Israel, all good people are welcome here.'

What lingers in the mind most is the act of kindness of one resident of Jerusalem in the middle of a crowded market, with a smile as big as the Sea of Galilee.

By GUEST POST
09/03/2017
Pope Jerusalem

What's your Israel story?

Jpost.com wants to hear about your experience in the Holy Land.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
07/03/2017
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