My Sunday Morning Run Around the Vatican

November 6, 2011

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My 11-mile Biblical Run from Bethsaida to Kursi

October 28, 2011

Today I embarked on another segment of my extended run around the Sea of Galilee. After this run from Bethsaida (home of Peter, Andrew and Philip) to Kursi (where Jesus cast the demons from the Gadarene man into a herd of pigs), I am now more than halfway around the Sea. Today it was 80 […]

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See How Safe and Nice it is in Jerusalem!

October 17, 2011
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Bad News about my Knees; I Knew I’d Hear it Some Day

October 5, 2011

The sports medicine doctor walked in with my x-rays in his hand and gave me the bad news, “Your knees are getting worn and don’t like your running. You have to begin cross-training.” By this he meant exercise that doesn’t pound the knees. So now I’m beginning to add walks and biking to my exploration, […]

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My Run thru Pope JPII’s Vacation Place in Zakepone Poland

September 18, 2011

This place reminds me of our year of studying with Dr. Francis Schaeffer in Switzerland. Beautiful country, mountains, chalets, country churches and kindly people. See the run HERE

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Poland Pilgrimage Day 2; My Run thru Warsaw tool

September 16, 2011

Here is my run through Warsaw this morning to see monuments to honor heroes and defenders against Nazis and Soviets. See it here. Day 2, Part 1: Visit to the town built by St. Maximilian Kolbe where we had Mass and toured the city and the Kolbe Museum. Day 2, Part 2: Tour of Warsaw […]

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Poland Pilgrimage, Day One

September 15, 2011

I started my day with a run through Warsaw. See my morning run through Warsaw HERE Pilgrimage Day 1, Part I Video of Poland Pilgrimage Day 1, Part 1. All surprised and shocked by the life, martyrdom of Fr. Jerzy Popieluszko. Great start to a wonderful pilgrimage. Day One Part II Authentic Polish Dinner and […]

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Running Thru Catholic Warsaw and Krakow

September 12, 2011

Landed in Warsaw last night. Charted my course and took off running first thing in the morning on Monday. I wanted to see Jewish and Catholic sites along with Polish history. Will do more later this week. Check out my running trip today “Running thru Catholic and Free Warsaw Poland (Also Janet and my 5 […]

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My Run thru Catholic San Antonio with the Alamo

August 28, 2011

Great Fullness of the Truth Conference here in San Antonio Texas. Love speaking here with these great folks. Took a run this morning thru the city and visited the Alamo, originally a Franciscan Mission Church. You can see the map, videos and pictures of my run HERE Pictures from conference:

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Three latest Runs in Great Britain

August 15, 2011

Check out my 3-Hour Run Around London – lots of video and pictures! HERE Check out my running trip in Cardiff Wales with lots of people and animals. See it HERE Check out my running trip through medieval, quaint Lancaster England. Nice Catholic surprise. See it HERE

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Run thru Tolkien’s & CS Lewis’ Oxford

August 7, 2011

Yesterday Mass in Oxford England and met fellow Ignatius Press author Fr. John Saward at his parish – St. Gregory and St. Augustine. Today I ran through the Oxford England of C. S. Lewis and J.R.R. Tolkien. Janet and I visited Oxford over 25 years ago as Protestants. Wonderful to visit again as Catholics. CS […]

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Hot Bike Ride thru the Woods

July 10, 2011

Even though it was 92 degrees, my son Jesse and I took off riding our bikes together. We headed down the country dirt roads to the Cherry Hill Nature Preserve. It is a mature hilly forest with rugged trails. We raced around through the trails at a pace to get a good work put. Riding […]

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Bar Mitzvah Monday Run thru Jerusalem

June 20, 2011

Check out my running trip on “Bar Mitzpah Monday” Very cool video footage of Bar Mitzvahs at the Western Wall Click HERE

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Group Fun Run Around Jerusalem

June 18, 2011

We gathered in the lobby at 6:30 AM – all fourteen of us. Anticipation and a bid of dread filled the air. “All the way around the Walls of Jerusalem? Can we keep up?” I took the opportunity to show the pilgrim runners all the great sites around the city. It helped tie up the […]

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Running to Western Wall and Up to Temple Mount

June 1, 2011

Just posted a Running trip, “2011-06-01 Temple Mount”, to @EveryTrail. Check it out HERE Group Run around Jerusalem Walls yesterday on Jerusalem Day.

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Steve Ray – St. Paul Center Pilgrimage Day 8

June 1, 2011

PART I: Whirlwind morning to allow free afternoon in Jerusalem. You can see it HERE PART II: Free time, fun run and walk around Jerusalem Wall, good eating and more. Run with us HERE PART III: Farewells, Comments and Bittersweet Departure Final Video of pilgrimage

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