Risen With Christ

Risen with Christ 2015 Flyer

This course enables participants to study aspects of the liturgical traditions of some of the Eastern Churches in Jerusalem, as well as to attend some of the Easter liturgies over Eastern Holy Week and Easter.  For a sample of the itinerary, please click here

The aims of Risen with Christ are:

* To pray and to reflect together on the themes of Holy Week;

* To study and experience the Holy Week and Easter observances of the Eastern Christian

communities in Jerusalem;

* To learn from the theological and liturgical traditions of Christian Orthodoxy, and to gain

a greater appreciation for our common roots of faith;

* To visit churches and shrines in the Jerusalem area associated with Christian

commemorations of the Passion and Resurrection of Jesus;

* To pray and to reflect together on the themes of Holy Week in the spiritual traditions of

Eastern Christianity;

* To live together in Christian community; and

* To return home renewed in faith and to apply course insights to one’s home context