Gaze

Gaze By Kathleen Nichols Paddleboarding from Magdala to Capernaum takes a little under three hours, and I have made the crossing several times in the past weeks. The Sea of Galilee in the early morning is generally calm, and around dawn, the northern part of the lake is especially peaceful. As I lead my brother,…

Magdala Palm Tree

The Palm Trees of the Holy Land

The Palm Trees of the Holy Land Prayerfully watching the sunrise over the Sea of Galilee through the great arched window in Duc In Altum always fills me with peaceful delight. The growing daylight forms a shining path over the water toward the opposite shore, still dressed in the morning mist. This backdrop accentuates several…

Magdala

Letter from Fr. John (XLVII)

Dear Magdala Family, A few months have passed since our last newsletter, but I trust that you have been able to follow some of the latest developments of Magdala through our new online programming and latest Pilgrimage of Grace. Our latest virtual pilgrimage was an outpouring of God´s grace from all perspectives. After a two-year…