We Catholics know how to do death and the afterlife, right? Keep reading for some of Rome's creepiest relics, crypts, incorruptible bodies, messages from the dead, and some bells to look forward to over the next few days. But first… Upcoming Pilgrimages
Happy Feast of Saint John Paul II! If you want to read a stressful account of when my wife and I met him, click here. Or how about the time my group wa…
I just wrapped my latest group pilgrimage, my third since Italy reopened. We spent ten wonderful days traveling through Rome and Umbria. We had zero is…
There’s been a lot of talk about travel over the last few weeks. Rumors of another European lockdown. More restrictions for Americans visiting Europe. …
Vacation It's been a bit quiet around here. As many of you know, my family was able to return to the US for the first time in almost two years. During …
Happy Solemnity of Saints Peter and Paul! Floral carpets. A review of The First Post-Pandemic Pilgrimage to Italy. An update on travel to Italy and fut…
This is the Trevi Fountain crowd today, mid-June, with Italy open to American tourists. My last pilgrimage group departed Rome on February 16, 2020. Th…
My parents are visiting, they met the pope, and I have two more Italy pilgrimages for you.
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