Jerusalem Pilgrimage Fundraiser: Unveiling A New Portrait of Mary Magdalene Guest Speaker: Canon Dr. Richard LeSueur How a recent archeological discovery has changed 2000 Years of Christian teaching about Mary Magdalene.
Date: Friday, February 7th, 2020 Time: Doors open at 6:30 pm, participating students will speak at 7pm, followed by Richard LeSueur’s talk. Location: St. George’s Anglican Church, 3909 St George's Ln, Victoria, BC V8N 4E3
Canon Dr. Richard LeSueur has served on the teaching staff of St. George’s College, Jerusalem and more recently returned to Jerusalem as the acting Dean of George’s College. He has led over 40 programs of pilgrimage and study through Israel-Palestine and Jordan. He is currently the interim priest-in-charge of Christ Church Cathedral, Vancouver.
Admission to this event is by donation.
Suggested donation $20.
There will be refreshments for sale. All funds raised will go directly toward student costs for the pilgrimage. As part of the pilgrimage program led by the Rev’d Ruth Dantzer on campus, in April 2020 a group of UVic students will go on pilgrimage to Jerusalem to immerse themselves in the ancient stories of Israel and its contemporary quest for peace.
During this 14-day journey the students will attend a course called Footsteps of Jesus offered through St. George’s Anglican College in Jerusalem.