St. Vincent de Paul Parish Knights of Columbus are hosting a bus trip to the Sight and Sound theater in Lancaster, for the brand new show “Jesus,” Aug. 2. Cost includes motor coach, Smorgasbord meal at the Shady Maple, and shopping time at Kitchen Kettle Village. Bus leaves church lot 9 a.m. sharp and returns 8:45 p.m. $138 per person.  For information contact Gregg Mason, 609-742-8897.

Father Tom Barcellona is planning a trip to Northern Italy to see the Passion play in Sordevolo, Italy, the Lakes region, Turin, with an optional extension to Oberammergau, Germany to see the Passion Play. Departs U.S. on 9/14/2020 and returns 9/27/2020.  For more information call Gail, 609-314-1032.

Pilgrimage to Medjugorje (Queen of Peace) and Krakow (Divine Mercy Shrine), Sept. 30-Oct. 10 (appoximately $3,737 (double occupancy, all inclusive). Package prices does not include: Travel insurance, lunches, beverages, gratuities (approximately $75/pp). Departs from Philadelphia. Contact Cindy Radano, 609-525-0156 or; spiritual director, Father Chuck Colozzi, St. Gabriel the Archangel Parish, 856-299-3833. Required: copy of passport; $500 (non-refundable) deposit to secure airline seat. Final payment due Aug. 1.

Notre Dame de la Mer Parish presents Discover Greece In the Footsteps of St. Paul the Apostle, Oct. 17-27. Trip features a 3-night Greek Island cruise and includes a visit the Museum of Byzantine Culture, the cave on Palms where John, inspired by God, wrote the Book of Revelation, the House of Mary, tour along the Sacred Way to see the Doris Temple and the Sanctuary of Apollo, the ruins of Ephesus, and the coastal town of Kavala. For info contact Phyllis, 609-425-9523.

Notre Dame de la Mer Parish, Classic Danube River Cruise with Oberammergau Passion Play Sept. 7 to 17, 2020.  Highlights include a walking tour of Passau, Slovakia’s remarkable city of Bratislava, tour of Budapest, cruise through the Wachau Valley, tour of Munich, performance of the 2020 Oberammergau Passion Play, and  visit to Linderhof Palace. For more info call Phyllis, 609-425-9523.

Pilgrimage from the Archdiocese of Philadelphia to the World Meeting of Families in Dublin, Aug. 20-27, WMOF program only; Aug. 26-Sept. 3, Saints & Legends tour only; Aug. 20-Sept. 3, combined WMOF program and Saints & Legends Tour. For more information contact Select International Tours, 800-842-4842;; or visit this link for more information

Join Fr. Joseph Byerley on a Pilgrimage to El Camino, Spain, Sept. 17-27. Tour starts in Madrid, with a transfer to Sarria where walking tour begins. Visit the Iron Cross in Foncebadon, O Cebreiro, Sarria, Portomarin, Palas De Rei, Arzua, Arca do Pino, Monte do Gozo and ending at Santiago de Compostela (St. James). Trip includes round-trip airfare, accommodations, breakfast and dinner daily, 6 picnic lunches, taxes, more. Cost $ 4,149. To register visit: For more information call 1-800-206-TOUR for Alexandra.

Mater Ecclesiae Roman Catholic Church, Berlin, 11-Day Pilgrimage to The Holy Land, Nov. 11-21. Spiritual Director:  Fr. Robert Pasley, KCHS. Deposits are now being accepted, and inclusion will be on a first-come, first-served basis. Space is limited. For additional information and registration contact Kathie DiLoreto at or call 609-975-2321.

World Youth Day 2019 in Panama: Fathers Cichoski, Kennedy and Deacon Infanti and the Diocese of Camden, are leading a Pilgrimage for those ages 18-39 from Jan. 19-29, 2019 to World Youth Day in Panama City, Panama. An 11-day life-changing journey of faith will include praying with the Holy Father and millions of youth/young adults from around the world, as well as breath-taking trips to the rainforest, Panama Canal, Pacific Ocean and Gulf of Mexico, plus pre/post pilgrimage experiences at home, $3099 (double occupancy). Also Four Night Papal Program available from Jan. 24-28, 2019 for $2099 (double occupancy). For itinerary and FAQ visit or call 856-583-2908 for more information.

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