Details: You can join fellow Catholics and guest speakers from Catholic Answer on a weeklong cruise aboard Oasis of the Seas this fall. As you sail roundtrip from Fort Lauderdale to Nassau, St. Thomas and St. Maarten, you'll have the opportunity to attend seminars, social events, daily Mass and exclusive shore excursions. Seminars will be focused on how to defend the Catholic faith in today's environment using good debate skills, Scripture, official documents of the Church and more. Rates start at $1,567 per person for an inside cabin.
Details: A family-friendly tradition, the K-Love Cruise will be hosting its 11th annual sailing January 2014 with top Christian artists, a Christian bookstore, guest speakers and more aboard Carnival Victory. Passengers can enjoy musical concerts by acts such as TobyMac, MercyMe and past American Idol contestant Jason Castro; meet-and-greets; Q&A's; special activities designated for children; a singles ministry held by Tal Groce with Upstate Christian Singles and Jamie Johnson of Crossfire Ministries; and Christian fellowship. Departing from Miami on January 25, the cruise will include stops to Grand Cayman and Ocho Rios, Jamaica. Standby interior cabins start at $1,244.
Details: Married Christian couples looking to celebrate their love in new ways may want to embark on Family Life's fourth annual Love Like You Mean It Marriage Cruise aboard Carnival Ecstasy. Passengers on the four-night, kid-free, Miami-to-Grand Turk cruise can enjoy activities such as ballroom dancing under the stars, marriage enrichment, musical concerts, the chance to renew their vows and Christian fellowship. Also onboard will be Family Life cofounder, Dennis Rainey, and his wife, speaker and best-selling author Barbara Rainey, as well as other guest speakers. Topics of discussion include God's purpose for bringing you together, your distinctive roles as husband and wife, how to resolve conflict and "fight fair," and secrets to putting some sizzle in your sex life. Exclusive cruise packages vary based on cabin and inclusions, but fares currently start at $1,799 for an interior cabin (the Relax package) and are per couple, including port fees, taxes and gratuities.