pilgrimage


Mother Alexandra's Pilgrimage to Syria and Lebanon

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Syria and Lebanon Gallery

Lebanon Gallery

 

Recently, I returned from a pilgrimage to Syria and Lebanon. When embarking on such a journey, we often have expectations. My expectations were simple: I wanted to visit the holy Shrine of St. Thekla and monasteries, gleaning information and experience to provide consistency and to ensure the transmission of the Antiochian ethos within the life of the Convent of St. Thekla in Pennsylvania.