McCabe Educational Trust News

Stories present and past from the life of the McCabe Educational Trust

Thank you and congratulations

You will know that as a result of COVID-19 many of the inspirational people we have met on pilgrimage, who the McCabe Educational Trust have been supporting for years, are in a worse crisis than we are.  Due to the current travel restrictions there are no pilgrims travelling and so the MET has not been receiving the regular donations from McCabe Travel; and the projects we support have missed the contribution of visiting pilgrimage groups.  So we launched a CHRISTMAS APPEAL back in December 2020 to help meet the needs of our friends in the Holy Land and in Nepal…

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Sad news from Jordan

If you have been on pilgrimage to Jordan with McCabe then you have probably visited the Holy Land Institute for the Deaf in the city…

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To Be An Ecumenical Accompanier

A number of McCabe pilgrims have since returned to the West Bank for three months as human rights monitors with the Ecumenical Accompaniment Programme in…

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Volunteering Opportunities

Some pilgrims come home from the Holy Land very keen to do more as a volunteer to assist the charities which the Trust supports.  In…

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Living Stones in Romania

When the Revd John Robinson led a pilgrimage to Romania towards the end of 2019 he took his group to St Margaret’s Hospice in Bucharest,…

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Olive Picking in the West Bank

An Olive Picking Program is organised each October by the Alternative Tourism Group (ATG) based in Beit Sahour – the village of the Shepherds’ Fields…

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Sad news from USA is good news for Jeel

The MET has just passed a gift of $10,000 to Jeel in Bethany – this was from the Revd Ron Allison, in memory of his…

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