The Dallas Region has been active since 1994 in organizing pilgrimages to the Holy Land to create an awareness of the plight of the Christians there. In addition, Dallas has hosted luncheons and dinners to provide University Scholarships for Christian students living in the Holy Land.
The Dallas Region will hold its 2016 Regional Dinner on Saturday, September 17, 2016, in Dallas, Texas. The Keynote Speaker will be Raymond Arroyo.
Photo to the left: Chris and Rachel Trowbridge (co-chairs), Bishop Kevin Farrell (Diocese of Dallas, TX), Bishop Thomas Paproki (Diocese of Springfield, IL), Susan and Tom Stanzel (co-chairs)
DALLAS Regional DInner 2016
The Dallas Region of the Franciscan Foundation for the Holy Land is proud to announce the details for their 2016 Benefit Dinner! It will be held on Saturday, September 17th, 2016, at 7:00pm, at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Dallas, Texas. Their Keynote Speaker will be Raymond Arroyo, News Director of EWTN’s The World Over, who will be speaking on “Preserving the Franciscan Presence in the Holy Land.” Find out more information by clicking our brochure below.
“IT WOULD APPEAR THAT THERE IS SO MUCH PAIN, SO MUCH VIOLENCE IN THE HOLY LAND THESE DAYS, THAT WE ASK GOD IN OUR HEARTS THAT SOMEWHERE THERE HAS TO BE PEACE IN THEIR FUTURE. WE MUST COME TOGETHER AS CHRISTIANS ACROSS THE WORLD TO PROTECT THE FAITHFUL AND TO PROTECT THE SHRINES, THE HOLY PLACES, OF THE HOLY LAND.”
-Bishop Kevin Farrell, FFHL Dallas Benefit Dinner, September 13th, 2014