Like a destination wedding, come to a destination retreat! 

You are invited to a unique and powerful encounter with Jesus Christ! Experience the Holy Land through the lense of Spiritual Exercises, as we retrace Jesus’ footsteps...praying where he prayed and seeing what he saw!

2022 Spiritual Exercises in the Holy Land - A Destination Retreat

Save the date: March 2022

"And the Word became flesh - Here!"

Holy Land Pilgrimage: 

Come and see where He made His dwelling!


  • March, 2022 
     “Come and experience the land of Jesus, walk where He walked, pray where He prayed”  – a uniquely Christ centered pilgrimage, especially designed to 'peel away' over 2000 years of history, to facilitate a deep and personal encounter with the person of Jesus Christ.  We follow the life of Christ 'in order' - living each day the memorable moments in the life of Christ.  With Fr. Peter Hopkins, LC as Chaplain and Spiritual director in a Cris Tallent designed itinerary.


  • All inclusive land price from $* per person on double occupancy basis.  Registration deadline 60 days prior to departure and must be accompanied by $700 deposit.  *Minimum participation 21 persons, if less than 20 participants price will be  per person.  Single room supplement $.  Minimum number of participants 10, maximum number 28.  Hotels Notre Dame Jerusalem Center and Notre Dame of Magdala Guest House - It's finally open!  Questions? Contact Cris at [email protected] 


  • For Complete Information or to Register -   CLICK HERE  or  contact Cris Tallent directly at [email protected] or call Our Lady of Bethesda at 301-365-0612.


For Pilgrmage Brochure Click Here 

Optional Jordan Pilgrimage Extension

Optional Pilgrimage Adventure to Jordan March 2022

Petra, Mount Nebo, Um ar Rassas plus the grand adventure: "Glamping" in the Wadi Rum!  From $ in double occupancy with a minimum of 15 participants.  With 10 participants $ in double room accupancy basis.  Single rooms $.



Walk where He walked, pray where He prayed!
Come and Experience the person of Jesus Christ in the Holy Land!

Unique Christ-centered itinerary, begins with the infancy of Jesus: (Eim Karim, Bethlehem), his Baptism and Temptations: (Jericho and Mount of Temptations), his hidden life: (Nazareth), his Galilean Ministry (Cana, Magdala, Tabgha, Primacy, Mount of Beatitudes, Capernaum, Mount Tabor); his entry into Jerusalem, his Passion, Death and Resurrection: (Bethany, Mount of Olives, Mount Zion, Holy Sepulcher, Temple steps, Temple Mount, Western Wall and other underground 1st century places in Jerusalem).

Daily Mass, Rosary, Guided Meditations, time for private silent prayer at each of the pilgrimage sites, time and traffic permitting. We have planned our days to begin early and end early in the evening to allow ample time for prayer and rest.  This is a physically demanding pilgrimage.

Fr. Peter

Fr. Peter Hopkins, LC, Retreat Master and Spiritual Director 

Cris on the Mount of the  Beatitudes

Cris Tallent, Itinerary Designer, Pilgrimage Escort and Coordinator

Click here to book your trip Book your trip today!

For information about the Pilgrimages contact:
Cris Tallent, Pilgrimage Escort and Coordinator
[email protected]

Find more details about itinerary and travel by downloading the Brochures below.

2020 Holy Land Pilgrimage Brochure          Jordan Extension Pilgrimge 2020 1