EC Senior Trip 2017

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Holy Land Pilgrimage 7

Mr. Nghiem Nguyen I write this email from Newark International Airport. We are awaiting our flight home to Michigan: Today we woke up late, packed our bags, and boarded the bus for the Notre Dame Center.  Everyone was in a good mood. This was our last...
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Holy Land Pilgrimage 6

By Mr. Nghiem Nguyen After a night in the Holy Sepulchre, a Christmas day, and a long night’s rest, we are all physically and spiritually rejuvenated.  We started the day early with a visit to the Mount of Olives – the site of Jesus’ Ascension....
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Holy Land Pilgrimage 4

By Mr. Nghiem Nguyen We continue our journey with another busy day.  We started in the Jerusalem Old City – home of the Dome of the Rock and Western Wall.  Security was tight, but we made it through.  Even though many of us felt out-of-place,...
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Holy Land Pilgrimage 3

By Mr. Nghiem Nguyen: “Our first stop was the ‘mount’ from Christ’s Sermon on the Mount.  The location overlooks all of Galilee and is undoubtedly beautiful!  All of us entered the octagonal chapel and knelt down. Above each wall...
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Holy Land Pilgrimage Day 1

Our EC students have arrived in Israel! EC teacher Nghiem Nguyen is a chaperone on the trip, along with high school formation directors Fr. Daniel Pajerski and Jill Swallow. Mr Nguyen writes: “After months of anticipation, we have arrived. We have...
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