Saint Junipero Serra's Camino: A Pilgrimage Guide to the California Missions

published by Franciscan Media | Trade Paperback | 256 pages
$ 21.99
Travelers following Saint Junipero Serra’s Camino Real in California with a pilgrim’s heart—and this book in hand—will make their way to 21 missions established in the 1700s, stretching from San Diego to Sonoma north of San Francisco Bay.For each mission, this guide provides the street address, the mission’s website, a brief history of the place, the story of the mission’s patron or namesake, and information about the mission bells. A true pilgrimage, the experience of following Saint Serra’s Camino can be a transformative and enriching one. Item# B53128
Stephen J. Binz is an award-winning author and Catholic biblical scholar, holding graduate degrees from the Pontifical Gregorian University and the Pontifical Biblical Institute in Rome, with additional studies at Hebrew University in Jerusalem. He has written over forty books in biblical theology, commentary, and spirituality. In addition, he is a popular speaker, offering keynotes and addresses at national, regional, and diocesan conference, as well as education for priests and parish leaders, missions, and retreats. Binz has developed study programs in the Bible for three decades and is the founder and author of Threshold Bible Study, offering study of Scripture to parishes internationally. He is also a pilgrimage leader, offering tours to biblical lands and other sacred sites. He has earned four First Place certificates in the "Excellence in Publishing Awards" of the Association of Catholic Publishers and a First Place and Second Place with the Catholic Press Association. He lives with his wife Pamela in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. You may see his speaking topics and publications at

Product Type:  Book

Item Number:  #B53128

ISBN:  9781632531285

Publication Date:  2/10/2017

BISAC:  RELIGION/Christian Living/Inspirational

Imprint:  Franciscan Media

Trim Size:  139.7 mm X 215.9 mm X
(Approx. 5.5 in X 8.5 in X )

Pages:  256

List Price:  $ 21.99

Study Guide: Available