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Karen Austin recently completed a pilgrimage to the Holy Land with the Episcopal Virginia Theological Seminary. In addition to two weeks in Israel and Palestine, Karen enjoyed the Sun at one of the Seven Wonders of the World: the ancient city of Petra, Jordan. Petra is a famous archaeological site in Jordan’s southwestern desert. Dating to around 300 B.C., it was the capital of the Nabatean Kingdom.

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