January 16, 2021 - January 27, 2021
Offered by Virginia Theological Seminary
3737 Seminary Road, Alexandria, Virginia 22304
ALEXANDRIA, VA – Virginia Theological Seminary (VTS) announces two exciting opportunities for pilgrimage in 2021: “Holy Land 2021: An Epiphany Pilgrimage” and “VTS in Gothic France.”
Holy Land 2021: An Epiphany Pilgrimage
Consider a pilgrimage to the Holy Land in 2021 with the Rt. Rev. Frank T. Griswold III, XXV Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church, and the Rev. J. Barney Hawkins IV, Ph.D., co-director of the Bicentennial Campaign and the Arthur Carl Lichtenberger Professor Emeritus of Pastoral Theology and Continuing Education at Virginia Theological Seminary. The tour is from January 16 to 27, 2021.
VTS in Gothic France
As part of the Seminary’s Bicentennial, you are invited to join us on a pilgrimage through Gothic France – Paris, Chartres, Cluny, Reims, Bec Abbey, Mt. St. Michel and Normandy – with the Very Rev. Ian S. Markham, Ph.D., dean & president, and the Rev. J. Barney Hawkins IV, Ph.D., Co-Director of the Bicentennial Campaign and the Arthur Carl Lichtenberger Professor of Pastoral Theology and Continuing Education. This tour will be from late May through early June 2021.
Please email [email protected] for the itinerary and details. Space limited for both tours.
Founded in 1823 as a beacon of hope in a country new and finding its way, Virginia Theological Seminary has led the way in forming leaders of the Episcopal Church, including: the Most Rev. John E. Hines (VTS 1933, D.D. 1946), former presiding bishop of the Episcopal Church; the Rt. Rev. John T. Walker (VTS 1954, D.D. 1978), the first African-American bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Washington; and theologian, author and lay preacher Ms. Verna J. Dozier (VTS D.D. 1978). Serving the worldwide Anglican Communion, Virginia Theological Seminary educates approximately 25% of those being ordained who received residential theological education. Visit us online at www.vts.edu.