Study Tour: In the Footsteps of the Reformers

Footsteps of the Reformers: 2020

See important Reformation sites throughout Europe with guides Derek & Bodil Morris and Gerard & Laurel Damsteegt

The 2020 Reformation Tour has been canceled due to the global pandemic. We will announce 2021 dates soon.

The Experience

  • Trace the heritage of faith in Europe, from its apostolic roots, through the Dark Ages, to the Reformation.
  • See the prophecies of Daniel and Revelation validated.
  • Explore Roman Forums, the Colosseum, and the Catacombs; imagine the conditions of Mamertine Prison where both Peter and Paul planted the seeds of truth during their last days.
  • Experience the grandeur of the Vatican; visualize Luther on the Scala Sancta and his moment of truth regarding the role of faith in the Christian’s life.
  • Stand where Luther stood when he could do no other but obey God’s Word.
  • Follow the Waldensians through their mountains, valleys, and secluded caves, educating their children in biblical truth and standing by faith on God’s Word despite persecution and death.
  • Climb to the Castle of Canossa where Pope Gregory VII exercised his supreme power to humiliate Emperor Henry IV.
  • Be moved by the fortitude of other reformers, such as Calvin, Huss, and Jerome.
  • Visit Paris where the repression of the Reformation resulted in the French Revolution.
  • And... see what God is doing today in the Waldensian Valleys!


US and Canadian participants:
Depart: July 16, 2020

All participants:
Arrive: July 17, 2020
Return: July 30, 2020

  • Space limited to 44 participants
  • $3640 per person (double occupancy). Add a surcharge of $830 for single occupancy, private rooms. Cost includes: accommodations, two vegetarian meals per day, entrance fees, some gratuities, deluxe air-conditioned coach land transportation
  • Active tour for individuals in good health (ages 18-75) and capable of standing, climbing stairs, and walking several miles a day at a normal pace. Medical clearance required for those over age 75.
  • A deposit of $500 will reserve your place on the tour
  • Payment of $1600 is due by February 19, 2019
  • Balance is due by March 25, 2020