Pilgrimage

Tuesday, September 10, 2019 - 11:45

You don’t begin a pilgrimage like October’s UTO Pilgrims on the Camino by getting on an airplane and just starting to walk when you hit the ground in Spain. Even those of us who are doing the driving arm of the pilgrimage to visit UTO Grant sites...

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Monday, April 1, 2019 - 11:45

Several years ago, I met a delightful woman who shared the story of how she and her four young children spent a summer walking across a good portion of England. She told tales of how they’d pack PB&J sandwiches for the day and set out not...

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Wednesday, March 13, 2019 - 15:30

A pilgrim, according to Merriam-Webster, is a person who travels to a holy place as an act of religious devotion. I’ve been thinking about what it means to be a pilgrim in relation to our upcoming UTO Pilgrims on the Camino trip in October,...

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Monday, January 7, 2019 - 11:00

For some time now, the United Thank Offering Board has wanted to offer a trip to visit UTO Grant sites and participate in a pilgrimage. To celebrate 150 years of Spain’s participation in the Anglican Communion and UTO’s contribution to its survival...

Monday, January 7, 2019 - 10:15

Camino, Spanish for “way” or “journey,” is the shortened version of Camino de Santiago, or The Way of St. James. Across many centuries, this has come to mean a journey, mainly on foot, across the Spanish countryside to the city of Santiago and...

Friday, August 31, 2018 - 13:00

Welcome to the Pilgrim’s Anglican Center in Pontevedra, Galicia in Spain. We are the first center of the Spanish Reformed Episcopal Church on the Portuguese Camino (Way). We are located 42 miles south of Santiago de Compostela. The Portuguese Way...

Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 12:00

Beginning in 2019, UTO and The Episcopal Church in Navajoland will host the first journey for 10 individuals to come together with the people of the three missions in Navajoland. We will spend one day in each region, learning about the traditions...

Tuesday, January 9, 2018 - 13:37

The Spanish Reformed Episcopal Church, also translated as the Reformed Episcopal Church of Spain, or IERE (Iglesia Española Reformada Episcopal) is the Church of the Anglican Communion in Spain and home to many UTO grant sites. In 2015, UTO awarded...

Tuesday, January 9, 2018 - 13:30

This month, we bring you a note that is a reminder of the reach of UTO. When you are travelling, be sure to check the UTO grant list to see if you might happen upon a grant site. This was the fifth pilgrimage to Jerusalem that I organized for my...