Walk Information

jerichoTypically the Little Egypt Community holds 2 sets of weekend  events per year.   A set of weekends consists of a weekend for men followed by a weekend for women.

There is usually one set held in the spring and another set held in the fall.   2017 Spring Walks will be held at Camp Jericho Camp Jericho is located just off of IL 148/IL 37 between Marion and Goreville. From interstate 57 take exit 45 onto IL 148.  Travel south 2 miles.  Then turn right onto Pulley's Mill Road and continue straight for 1/2 mile. Camp Jericho is on the right. 

Men’s Walk – October 19-22, 2017
Lay Director:  Mike Sharp

Send off will be at the camp on Thursday October 19 at 7 pm.  If you are sponsoring a pilgrim be sure to arrive between 6-6:30 p.m.

Women’s Walk – October 26-29, 2017
Lay Director:  Nancy Shearer

Send off will be at the camp on Thursday October 26  at 7 pm.  If you are sponsoring a pilgrim be sure to arrive between 6-6:30 p.m.

Pilgrim applications- early bird special price $90 if in by September 19, 2017. After fee will be $120. Application deadline October 12, 2017. After that date applications are considered on a case by case basis.

All applications should be downloaded filled in and mailed to:  Little Egypt Walk to Emmaus, P.O. Box 522, Marion, IL 62959

For further information contact:

Stan Newnam 618-292-9210, stannewnam@gmail.com

 

A fixture at Walks has been the “Christ’s Hands” painting.

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