“It felt like coming home”: BYU Jerusalem Center alumni revisit the Holy Land


A photo of the alumni participants in front of the Dome of the Rock. On a trip organized and planned by volunteers from the BYU Jerusalem Center Alumni, participants revisited some familiar sites. (Photo by April Cobb)

A select group of Jerusalem Center alumni were able to revisit familiar sites and stay in the Jerusalem Center once more on a trip organized and planned by volunteers from the BYU Jerusalem Center Alumni Sept. 4-15.

April Cobb, chair of the alumni organization, said, “I want people to be able to go and remember their experience, draw closer to the Savior, build their testimony and strengthen their families through the experience.”

Cobb said she first had the idea for an alumni organization in 2019, at the 30 year anniversary event for the Jerusalem Center. The board was…

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