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GET STARTED

START YOUR PILGRIMAGE

To get started, select one of the parishes below. You can navigate between parishes using the arrows on the parish pages, or by returning to this page.

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ST. MATTHIAS, ASHEVILLE

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ST. STEPHEN'S, MORGANTON

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ST. CYPRIAN'S, LINCOLNTON

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ST. GABRIEL'S, RUTHERFORDTON

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GOOD SHEPHERD, TRYON

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ST. BARNABAS, MURPHY

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ST. CYPRIAN'S, FRANKLIN

Not sure how to begin? Check out the Instructions Page.

RECOMMENDED MATERIALS

Please come prepared to listen, observe, and learn. We recommend the following materials for taking part in this pilgrimage.

PHONE OR TABLET

You will need a device to access the pilgrimage. We highly recommend a device that can connect to the internet. If you do not have a device that connects, be sure to download the stories before heading on the road.

PENCIL/PEN

We strongly urge you to bring a writing utensil in order to take notes or write down parish contact information.

NOTEBOOK

Part of participating in this pilgrimage is reflection. We recommend bringing a small notepad or paper for that purpose.

HEADPHONES

While participating in this pilgrimage, you will find yourself in public spaces. Out of courtesy and respect for others, we encourage you to listen to the reflections with headphones as you explore.

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PHONE CHARGER

You will be using your phone or tablet quite frequently during this pilgrimage. We recommend having a phone charger on hand to ensure you can finish the pilgrimage with a full battery.

NAVIGATION DEVICE

Whether it's on your phone or in your car, we recommend having a navigation device on hand to help you locate all of the sites included in the pilgrimage.