Artifacts & Biblical History

Assisi > Loreto > Lanciano > San Giovanni Rotundo

May 16, 2010

Today we begrudgingly left Assisi and drove 2 hours to the Holy House of Loreto to see the famous house of Nazareth and have lunch. We drove next to Lanciano for Mass and to see the oldest and most profound Eucharistic Miracle. Then we drove through stunningly beautiful countryside to San Giovanni and the tomb [...]

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We Saw the Holy Shroud of Turin!!!!

May 13, 2010

Today we saw the Holy Shroud of Turin! No words can describe what the pilgrims experienced and felt — though some try to express their thoughts and feelings as they stood within a few feet of the precious relic of Christ. No one in this group doubts for one second that it is the authentic [...]

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Ran to See the Shroud

May 12, 2010

All the pilgrims arrived. It was actually miraculous the way some of it worked out. Missed connections due to the miserable volocano, but the Lord’s blessing overcame at every turn. All are here, had a great dinner and are settled in for the night. More soon, but I ran today in Turin (Torino) and was [...]

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Step into the Holy Sepulchre!

April 14, 2010

This is a VERY COOL website with 360 degree pictures moving you throughout the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem. Go round and round and even tip up to see the ceilings and down to see the floors. Go into the tomb where Jesus was buried. It was fun for me since I have [...]

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Fishing on the Sea of Galilee, Steve’s Story

April 11, 2010

Day Four of our pilgrimage. This is part 1 or 2. Steve gives his story of his night spent fishing with the Jewish fishermen on the Sea of Galilee. Part 2 coming soon.

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My Run through Hell and Back

January 14, 2010

EveryTrail tracking of my run with a few pictures. The Valley of Hinnom was the city dump at the time of Jesus and smoke was billowing out and maggots infested the stench and garbage. Jesus pointed to this dump when he warned us to avoid Gehenna, the Valley of Hinnom. Link to my run on [...]

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Steve Goes to Work with Jesus & Joseph

November 15, 2009

What would it be like to walk to work with Jesus and Joseph? Steve finds out.

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New Evidence for the Shroud

July 30, 2009

New evidence supports authenticity of Shroud of Turin http://www.catholicculture.org/news/headlines/index.cfm?storyid=3647 In new study of the Shroud of Turin has discovered traces of writing in Aramaic, judged by experts to be more than 1800 years old. The visible letters appear to portions of the phrase “king of the Jews”– thereby strongly supporting the belief that the fabric [...]

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Bones Under Altar in Rome’s Church of St. Paul

June 30, 2009

Tests support belief that St. Paul’s tomb has been discovered, Pope reveals http://www.catholicculture.org/news/headlines/index.cfm?storyid=3371 As he presided at ceremonies closing the Pauline Year, Pope Benedict XVI made the dramatic announcement that new scientific tests have strengthened the traditional belief that human remains buried beneath the altar of the Roman basilica of St. Paul-outside-the-Walls are those of [...]

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5,000 Years of Religious History in 90 Seconds!

May 19, 2009

Another very cool interactive map takes you through the the many religions and centuries. Watch how Christianity spreads at the very end. Click on the image to the right.

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Visiting Nablus (Samaria)

May 8, 2009

Today we walked in the footprints of the Patriarchs and Prophets, Jesus and the Apostolic Fathers. Janet and I went through all the Israeli checkpoints and security into Nablus today with our new friend Fr. Vincent Nagel, parish priest in Nablus and personal secretary of the Patriarch of Jerusalem. He is also a convert! We [...]

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New Evidence Points to Shroud’s Authenticity

April 17, 2009

There is new evidence and testimony that debunks previous carbon dating on the Shroud and now point to it’s authenticity. You can read the story here. We will be seeing the Shroud of Turin in May 2010. You can join us.

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Join us to See the Shroud of Turin, Rome, etc.

March 18, 2009

We now have our pilgrimage planned and YOU can register! The brochure is ready! The Pope has decided to bring out the Shroud of Turin in Italy AND WE WILL BE THERE! You can join us! It is only displayed about once every 25 years so this is truly a chance of a lifetime. We [...]

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Since we are in the Land of Abraham…

March 16, 2009

…we thought you might like to hear the music from his time! Our next DVD in the Footprints of God series will be entitled “Abraham, Father of Faith & Works.” We will begin filming in Iraq — in Ur of Chaldees — which is the home of Abraham, just south of Baghdad (Gen 11:28-31). We plan to have [...]

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Chair of Peter, Feast Day on Sunday

February 20, 2009

Chair of Moses – Chair of Peter Feast Day, February 22 Want to see pictures of the Chair of Moses and the Chair of Peter? Click here. I will join Al Kresta on Ave Maria Radio Friday evening to discuss the Feast of the Chair of St. Peter 5:20  PM Eastern. You can listen on-line at [...]

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St. Paul Passes the Brothal

October 10, 2008

Today we are touring Ephesus and I am showing the tour group my favorite  things in this ancient city. We filmed here for our Paul and Mary DVDs and have brought groups here on numerous occasions. One of my favorite things to show people in Ephesus is the Billboard for the Brothel that is carved [...]

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