Catholic Church Feasts
13/01/2019  
Feast of the Baptism of the Lord

Jordan River, January 13, 2019 - Feast of the Baptism of the Lord

"After Jesus also had been baptized and was praying, heaven was opened and the Holy Spirit descended upon him in bodily form like a dove. And a voice came from heaven, "You are my beloved Son; with you I am well pleased."" Luke 3:22

Spiritual Pilgrimage to the Jordan River

Sunday, January 13, 2019:
Jericho - Franciscan Convent of the Good Shepherd
9:00 Solemn Entry of the Custos of the Holy Land

Jordan River (Baptism Site - Qasr Al Yehud)
9:45 Procession and solemn mass with baptisms, presided by the Custos of the Holy Land

Jericho - Temptation Monastery
11.30 Spiritual Pilgrimage