Commission announces fares for Christian pilgrimage
The Executive Secretary of the Nigeria Christian Pilgrim Commission, Rev Tor Uja yesterday disclosed that this year’s pilgrimage to Israel, Greece and Rome will cost between 667, 000 and 887,000.
He made this known in Abuja when he received the Chairmen Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN) from the 36 states of the federation, including FCT.
He said “Because of the CBN exchange rate the cost of pilgrimage for this year’s October-December pilgrimage to Israel is 667,000, while Israel - Greece or Israel - Rome is 887,000.
Rev. Uja said “We have chosen that pilgrimage must do something different for Nigeria”.
He explained that pilgrimage should be able to open a door for leadership and development and also give an opportunity to impact on the host nation among other benefits.
Leader of the group, Apostle Zilly Aggrey affirmed that the Pentecostals believe in pilgrimage because of the tremendous amount of blessing associated to it.