This journey is under the experienced leadership of Lynne McNaughton and Gerald Hobbs.

Both instructors are specialists in adult experiential education and faith formation.

Lynne McNaughtonThe Rev. Dr. Lynne E. McNaughton 

Lynne served two Anglican parishes in Vancouver, before her appointment in 1995 to teach Christian Spirituality and Anglican pastoral formation at Vancouver School of Theology. Since 2008, she has been pastor in an exciting project of new models for team ministry on the Vancouver North Shore.

Since 1997, Lynne and Gerald have been leading annual Spiritual Heritage pilgrimages in Great Britain, Ireland and on the European continent. They do congregational and clergy workshops on the Psalms and on various aspects of spirituality; and have taught in several First Nation communities.

Gerald HobbsThe Rev. Dr. R. Gerald Hobbs 

A specialist on the history of the Bible in the churches, Gerald taught Church history and music, including Psalms, for more than thirty years at Vancouver School of Theology. Since 1986 he is also Minister of Music at University Hill United Church, Vancouver. He has also lived and taught for some years in Europe.

Co-Directors

As co-directors of the Peregrinatio programme, Lynne and Gerald have been leading pilgrimages together in Britain, Continental Europe and Ireland since 1997. At VST they team-taught courses on the Psalms, hymnody and the History of Spirituality. They also offer workshops in congregational and conference settings, as well as in First Nation communities.

Contact information

To book or make general enquiries, please see the contact information on the Reserve page. Linda Lee will be able to assist.

Lynne and Gerald are happy to answer questions on programme content and course credit. You can reach them:

Lynne McNaughton: lynne@mcnaughton.org;  (604) 780-1420

Gerald Hobbs:  rgh@vst.edu; (604) 817-1943

Gerald & Lynne in Assisi

Gerald & Lynne in Assisi