Fall Witness Visit: October 30th – November 7th
This trip is led by Rev. Naim Ateek- co-founder of Sabeel
Come and See – Go and Tell
Sabeel Ecumenical Liberation Theology Center invites you to join us for 9 nights to experience the reality of life in today’s Holy Land:
- Worship with Palestinian Christians
- Meet and reflect with Palestinian Christians and Muslims as well as with Jewish Israelis and internationals who partner with Sabeel in non-violent resistance against the violation of international and humanitarian law
- Experience the realities of the Palestinian community living under Israeli Occupation: the Wall, settlements, checkpoints, confiscated land and demolished homes, refugee camps, and environmental degradation
- Learn about the loss of civil and property rights of Arab Israeli citizens
WHEN: October 30th – November 7th 2018 inclusive (9 nights)
NOTE: the program will begin on the morning of October 31st . (Check-in time at the hotel will be 2:00 p.m. on the October 30th- check out will be 1:00 p.m. on the November 8th) We advise arriving some time in advance, to get acclimated before the program begins.
Nights in Bethlehem, Jerusalem and Nazareth with side visits to other sites
including the West Bank and to the Galilee holy sites
COST: $1600 per person in a double room
$1900 per person in a single room
This cost includes a non-refundable registration fee of $300, all accommodations and meals for 9 nights, all transportation and honoraria during the visit. It does NOT include airfare, transportation to and from the airport, personal expenses and souvenirs, or travel insurance.
An additional 100$ for registration after the 20th
of September 2018
PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS IS A RIGOROUS TRIP THAT INCLUDES CLIMBING OF STAIRS AND MUCH WALKING, SOMETIMES OVER ROUGH TERRAIN.