Spiritual Pilgrimage

Christian travel grounds us in God’s story.

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While it was the over-spiritualization of Christian travel that led Martin Luther in 1520 to declare, “All pilgrimages should be done away with,” today many tourists to the numerous holy sites around the world think no more of such a trip than they would a vacation at Disney World. This study approaches Christian travel as a potentially transforming experience that God offers to all his children, no matter where they are.

Table of Contents

SCRIPTURE: Luke 24:13-35, Genesis 28:10-17, 1 Corinthians 3:16-17


    • Identify the Current Issue

    • Discover the Eternal Principles

Teaching point one: Travel can help to transform knowledge from mere information into experienced reality.
Teaching point two: We must not overlook the local in favor of the global.
Teaching point three: The holy dwelling place of God is with and in his holy people.
    • Apply Your Findings

    • Recommended Resources


    • “He Talked to Us on the Road,” by Ted Olsen

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