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McMurry Camino

A walking pilgrimage along the Camino de Santigo
Sarria to Santiago, Spain

Wednesday, May 22nd-Thursday,  May 30th, 2024

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The pilgrimage begins on Thursday, May 23rd, in Sarria and ends in Santiago de Compostela on Thursday, May 30th, after breakfast. We will travel together as a group to Spain and arrive at our starting point. After you register, you will receive more information and a packing list.

The Camino is an ancient pilgrim route that begins in many places around the world. There is a saying that “all roads lead to Santiago”. Our pilgrimage will take place in Spain and we will walk the last 114 kilometers of the Camino Frances. We will begin with a welcome reception and dinner in Sarria and after a night of rest, we will begin walking the next morning. 

May 22nd (Wednesday)     Travel from Texas to Spain

May 23rd (Thursday)         Arrive in Spain; Welcome reception & dinner

May 24th (Friday)              Sarria to Portomarin (24 kms/14.9 miles)

May 25th (Saturday)          Portomarin to Palas de Rei (23 kms/14.3 miles)

May 26th (Sunday)            Palas de Rei to Melide (15 kms/9.3 miles)

May 27th (Monday)           Melide to Arzua (15 kms/9.3 miles)

May 28th (Tuesday)           Arzua to O Pedrouzo (19 kms/11.8 miles)

May 29th (Wednesday)     O Pedrouzo to Santiago de Compostela (18 kms/11.2 miles)

May 30th (Thursday)       Breakfast, Benediction & Farewell

~~Please check with Rev. Dr. Russell Miller (Chaplain, Religious & Spiritual Life Office at McMurry University.) All travel arrangements will be made with through McMurry.

Pilgrimage Leader

 

Jeana Martin is a spiritual director, musician and retreat leader who loves singing and playing the guitar. She enjoys journeying with others and hearing their stories. Jeana has walked the French Way of the Camino as well as making pilgrimages to Chartres and Vézelay, France; Montserrat, Spain, Assisi, Italy, and most recently to the Holy Land. She is currently writing a book about her pilgrimage experiences in France.

 

To register, please complete the "Register Now" form below. This information with be shared Chaplain Russell in the Religious Life Office.

   

 

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2024 McMurry Camino Pilgrimage
2024 McMurry Camino Pilgrimage
May 22, 2024, 8:00 AM
Sarria
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