Bing tracking

COVID-19: Updates and Plans ›

Journey to the Holy Land with Auggies

The Dome of the Rock, Jerusalem
The Dome of the Rock, Jerusalem.

Join Auggie guides Dr. Phil Quanbeck and Dr. Ruth Johnson ’74 on a tour of the Holy Land to explore its past, present, and people. January 4-17, 2016, your hosts will guide you through a customized and comprehensive tour of the biblical places of the Older and New Testament in Israel, Palestine, and Jordan. Stay two nights in Bethlehem where, along with the biblical sites, you’ll meet and dialogue with local community leaders and learn about the ministry of the International Center of Bethlehem.

Riding a camel on the Mount of Olives in 2012.
Riding a camel on the Mount of Olives in 2012.

Visit Jordan with two nights at Petra, featuring explorations of Madaba, Mt. Nebo, the ancient city of Petra and the recently opened baptismal site on the Jordan River. Fly into Tel Aviv on Delta Airlines and stay 12 nights, enjoying the hospitality and services of a professional, licensed Christian Palestinian guide throughout Israel and Palestine and a professional, licensed Jordanian tour guide in Jordan.

Group photo from a 2012 tour.
Group photo from a 2012 tour.

Eager to learn more? View the customized program itinerary online.

Phil Quanbeck, Dr. Mitri Raheb and Ruth Johnson, in Bethlehem, 2012.  Mitri will meet with us again in 2016.
Phil Quanbeck, Dr. Mitri Raheb and Ruth Johnson, in Bethlehem, 2012. Mitri will meet with us again in 2016.

For further information, contact Dr. Phil Quanbeck at 612-239-4771 or quanbeck@augsburg.edu or Dr. Ruth Johnson at 507-358-1869 or johnsonmd.ruth@mayo.edu.