About the Middle East Travel Seminar

“Lands of Faith and History,” Union Presbyterian Seminary’s Middle East Travel Seminar will be taking place May 12-31, 2016, led by Professors Frances Taylor Gench, Stanley Skreslet, and Rodney Sadler, traveling to Egypt, Jordan, and Israel/Palestine.

Included are visits to museums and important archeological sites belonging to the world of biblical antiquity. Opportunity is given to observe first-hand contemporary manifestations of Islam, Judaism, and Christianity in these lands, and to converse with religious and political leaders regarding the quest for peace in this troubled region.

This May term, Union Presbyterian Seminary has a travel seminar heading to the Middle East, and this blog will share insights, photos, and reflections from the trip.With questions, please contact the travel seminar leaders — Professors Frances Taylor Gench, Stanley Skreslet, and Rodney Sadler.