Category: Travel

A Pick of Top 10 Churches

Among the riches of our faith is the great diversity of our churches. Here Southern Cross editor GÜNTHER SIMMERMACHER picks his Top 10 favourite churches. More Stories: Cuba: Where the Multitudes are Fed The...

Via Dolorosa Pilgrims Walk by Faith

For centuries Christian pilgrims have walked the Via Dolorosa  the Way of the Cross in Jerusalem. The route might not be historically accurate, but to pilgrims that is not imoportant. JUDITH SUDILOVSKY reports from the Via...

The Passion with Holy Land photos

Following the main portion of the Palm Sunday Gospel reading of Christ’s Passion from Mark 14-15, illustrated with photos from the Holy Land by Gunther Simmermacher, author of The Holy Land Trek: A Pilgrim’s Guide (