From May 26 to June 11, a regularly scheduled pilgrimage of parishioners from the Canadian Diocese will visit the Holy Land. The pilgrimage group will be led by Archbishop Gabriel of Montreal & Canada.
The pilgrimage will conclude on the feast day of the Ascension of the Lord, the patronal feast of Holy Ascension Convent on the Mount of Olives.
The cost of the trip is $3,600, which includes roundtrip airfare from Toronto to Tel Aviv, transportation costs in the Holy Land, visits to the scheduled holy sites and divine services, lodging, and meals.
All issues relating to transportation of pilgrims from New York City, Ottawa, Montreal, Winnipeg, Edmonton, Calgary, and other cities have been resolved. Those from New York who wish to join the pilgrimage are asked to contact Archbishop Gabriel directly.
Those who wish to take part in the pilgrimage can contact Peter Antonov:
410-2855 Bloor Street W
Toronto, ON M8X 3A1
Phone: (416) 407-1102, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Deposits of $500 must be sent to this address. Checks should be made out to Montreal & Canadian Diocese.