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Fall Biblical Studies Program

Spend part of your fall in the lands of the Bible

Catholic Theological Union invites you to join a 40-year tradition of travel and study in the lands of the biblical heritage. From the Sea of Galilee to the Parthenon, these programs will foster your spiritual growth as biblical history comes to life.

*Beginning dates indicate departure from U.S.; program begins the follow­ing day.

For an application for the Fall Biblical Studies Program to complete and mail, please click here.

Fall Biblical Studies Program Aug. 17 – Oct. 18, 2014

Combine two or all three trips of the Fall Biblical Study Program (described below) to fit your interests and schedule.

Combination of Parts A and B: Greece, Turkey and Israel; August 17 – October 8
Combined Price of $10,350 plus airfare; Deposit of $500 (non-refundable)

Combination of Part B and C: Israel and Jordan; August 31 – October 18
Combined Price of $8,750 plus airfare; Deposit of $500 (non-refundable)

Combination of Parts A, B and C: Greece, Turkey, Israel, and Jordan; August 17 – October 18
Combined Price of $12,600 plus airfare; Deposit of $750 (non-refundable)


In the Footsteps of Paul: Greece and Turkey Aug. 17 - Sept. 1, 2014
(*Part A of the Fall Biblical Studies Program)

Director: Leslie Hoppe, OFM

Itinerary: Two weeks in Greece and Turkey, focusing on Paul’s ministry

Cost: $3,850 plus airfare. Based on double occupancy and includes half-board, entrance fees, gratuities, guiding, and ground transportation. Does not include roundtrip airfare from Chicago, lunches, drinks, visas, or any expenses incurred for events outside of the scheduled program. Single occupancy, where possible, is an additional $850. Optional graduate academic credit (3 semester hours) is available without extra cost. Non-refundable deposit of $250 due with application (deducted from total).

Click here to download the Greece and Turkey itinerary.

Click here to see photos from CTU's 2013 In the Footsteps of Paul: Greece and Turkey 

Deadline to Apply: May 1, 2014

 

The Middle East - Israel and Palestine Aug. 31 – Oct. 8, 2014 
(*Part B of the Fall Biblical Studies Program)

Director: Rev. Leslie Hoppe, OFM

Itinerary: Five-week trip to Israel and Palestine

Cost: $6,500 plus airfare. Based on double occupancy, half-board, entrance fees, gratuities, guiding, and ground transportation. Graduate academic credit (6 semester hours) is available without extra cost. Does not include roundtrip airfare from Chicago, lunches, drinks, visas, or any expenses incurred for events outside of the scheduled program. Single occupancy, where possible, is an additional $800. Non-refundable deposit of $250 due with application (deducted from total).

Click here to download the Israel, Palestine and Jordan itinerary.

Deadline to Apply: May 15, 2014


The Middle East – Jordan Oct. 6 – Oct. 18, 2014
(*Part C of the Fall Biblical Studies Program)

Director: Leslie Hoppe, OFM
Itinerary: One week trip to Jordan (arrive in Jerusalem Oct. 5; to Jordan Oct. 6-13; return to Jerusalem Oct. 13.

Cost: $2,250 plus airfare. Based on double occupancy, half-board, entrance fees, gratuities, guiding, and ground transportation. Graduate academic credit (3 semester hours) is available without extra cost. Does not include roundtrip airfare from Chicago, lunches, drinks, visas, or any expenses incurred for events outside of the scheduled program. Single occupancy, where possible, is an additional $400. Non-refundable deposit of $250 due with application (deducted from total).

Click here to download the Jordan itinerary.

Deadline to Apply: June 1, 2014

For more information, please contact:

Sr. Sallie Latkovich, CSJ
Director of Biblical Study and Travel Programs
CTUTravel@ctu.edu or 773.371.5436
5401 S. Cornell Ave., Chicago, IL 60615