Pilgrimages

From Ship in Athens to Death of Paul in Rome

November 7, 2016

From Athens to Rome For Steve’s talk “St Paul’s Last Days” click here. For Fr. Mattson’s Homily  at the martyrdom side of St. Paul, click here. Part Two as we visit the site of St. Paul’s martyrdom in the place of his burial.

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St. John on Patmos, “Seminar at Sea” and more

November 6, 2016

Great day celebrating Mass on the Greek island of Patmos. We also visited the cave of St. John the Apostle where received the revelation and wrote it down – the last book of the Bible. In our daily “Seminar at Sea” Al Kresta gave his conversion story and Steve Ray gave his conversion story and […]

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My Free St. Paul Timeline

November 6, 2016

Janet and I are currently leading a St. Paul Mediterranean Cruise and “Seminar at Sea” with Ave Maria Radio CEO Al Kresta and Fr. Steve Mattson. We are visiting eight biblical sites related to St. Paul, Mary, St. John and more. Today we are leaving Ephesus where St. Paul lived for two years and arriving […]

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Ephesus All Day: Mary’s House, Ancient Sex Billboard, Rug Demontration and more

November 5, 2016

Part One Part Two

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Pergamum Day and the Throne of Satan

November 4, 2016

Full day of tours and Seminar at Sea. Click here for excerpts of Fr. Steve’s Conversion Story. Full day adventures below: Steve’s Talk as runner with message from St. John at Pergamum. One correction, the Altar of Zeus is in Berlin Museum, not British Museum  sorry for the slip of the tongue.

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I Agree with Trump!

November 4, 2016

Whether you like Trump or not, what he says here is true. It is time to change our country and to take it back again for pro life, pro freedom, and back to the democracy and religious freedom that it was intended to be. This is a monumental and momentous election. Plus we need to […]

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Istanbul all Day! Including Talk from My Turkish Convert Friend

November 4, 2016

Part One: Part Two:

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Philippi is Amazing! Walking in the Footprints of St. Paul

November 2, 2016

Philippi is always a favorite day for a lot of people on a cruise. It certainly is for me! For a great homily on the river where Lydia was baptized click here. For Steve Ray’s talk on “What Must I Do to Be Saved?”, Click here.

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Renovation at the Holy Sepulchre

November 2, 2016

I originally posted this in September out while we were there. But I am reposting it today for Son Rise Morning Show to correspond with my show on the Tomb of Christ update report. Interesting update article from CBS News here. Just thought you’d like to see what’s going on at the Holy Sepulchre in […]

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Thessaloniki and “Seminar at Sea”

November 1, 2016

Enjoy today. Great day in Thessaloniki ?? For homily today, click here.

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Athens, St. Paul and heading out into the Mediterranean on Our Ship

October 31, 2016

Al and Steve’s conversation at Mars Hill. Homily at Athens Cathedral

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Walking with St. Paul through Corinth; 1st Full Day of our Mediterranean Cruise

October 30, 2016

Today was our first full day of this pilgrimage cruise and we went to Corinth. I have to admit this is one of my favorite places because I wrote a Bible study on First and Second Corinthian’s and I feel like I’m walking with St. Paul and sharing my friend with everyone else while were […]

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Ninety-five Excited Pilgrims Arrive in Athens!

October 29, 2016

First day of our St. Paul Mediterranean cruise and “Seminar at Sea.” All is well and everyone is excited. Great 1st day homily by Fr. Mattson here. Enjoy!

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Conversation at an Airport; Don’t Be Intimated! Say What You’re Thinking!

October 25, 2016

We stepped into the Delta lounge to await our flight to Greece where we will meet our group of 95 excited pilgrims for our St. Paul cruise. A guy sat down next to me and said, “How you doing?” I said, “Great, we just voted for Trump and we are on our way to lead […]

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Final Pilgrimage Day: Dead Sea Floating, Camel Riding and more

October 13, 2016

Part One Part Two Fr. Dan’s final pilgrimage homily, click here.

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Via Dolorosa, Mass at Calvary, Enter the Tomb, Eating on Roof of Jerusalem & Jerusalem’s Bishop

October 12, 2016

Big day  enjoy! Homily at Calvary here.  

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