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Seminarians start their Desert Formation spiritual pilgrimage

Seminarians visit Church of the Holy Sepulchre

by MOSAIC Editorial Team

First-year graduate seminarians are currently taking part in Desert Formation Experience, which is a month-long spiritual pilgrimage to the Holy Land. 

In this first update from May 3, 2019, Tyler Arens from the Diocese of Lansing shares his thoughts after the group takes in their first full day of pilgrimage in Jerusalem. Arens is speaking from the Church of the Holy Sepulchre.

MOSAIC Editorial Team

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